Symbicort is used in the treatment of chronic pulmonary obstructive disease (CPOD) or the asthma. Symbicort has the combination of the Formoterol and the Budesonide. The Budesonide is a steroid which helps in reducing the inflammation and Formoterol is actually a bronchodilator, which helps in relaxing muscles to enhance the breathing in the airways. It may be also used for some other medications. Symbicort reduces the risk of death of people suffering from asthma. Asthma should be treated only if the Asthma is very severe
- Description Of Symbicort:
Symbicort is a trade name of the combination formulation of Budesonide / Formoterol which contains Budesonide and Formoterol used in the treatment of COPD and Asthma. Formoterol results in bronchodilation by long acting as beta 2 agonist.
- How To Use Symbicort:
Symbicort should be only used on the prescription of a registered medical practitioner. Symbicort Online sometimes increases the risk of Asthma related deaths. Do not use it longer than the time prescribed by the doctor. Do not use it to treat the asthma attacks that has already begin. Using a Fast acting inhalation medicine will help. A patient guide comes with the Symbicort medicine. Following the patient guide will help you ensuring low risks in using the medicine. Rinse your mouth clearly after using Symbicort medicine as an inhaler.
It's an obvious necessity to prime the Symbicort inhaler device twice in the air keeping it away from the face. Priming should be done if the Symbicort inhaler is not used for more than seven days or if you have dropped it. Shaking the Symbicort inhaler device for at least 5 seconds is mandatory before each spray. Cleaning the Symbicort inhaler device is not advisable and the indicator will turn red when there are 10 doses left. Throw away the used Symbicort inhaler device. Always using the new device is advisable.
Symptoms improvement may take up to two weeks to show up. Using the medicine as directed is an absolute necessity. Please consult the doctor if the symptoms did not improve or get worse after first week of use of Symbicort. If you miss a Symbicort dose, take the missed dose as soon as possible if there is time left for next dose. If the time for the next dose is almost arrived, don't take the missed dose. Taking extra medicine for the missed dose of Symbicort can cause adverse effects.
- Precautions Before Taking Symbicort:
Do not use Symbicort if you have the following medical conditions: diabetes, tuberculosis, herpes infection of the eyes, any active infection, electrolyte imbalance, thyroid disorder, epilepsy. According to Food and drug Administration (FDA) agency, it's unknown about the effects of Symbicort on an unborn baby. Consult your doctor about his medication if you are pregnant or planning to be pregnant. The main content of Symbicort Online, Budesonide can enter into breast milk and that could harm a nursing baby. Budesonide affects the growth of children. If you find any improper growth in the children please consult a doctor immediately.
- Side Effects Of Symbicort:
Allergic side effects of Symbicort are mentioned here: difficulty in breathing, hives, swelling in face, swelling in lips, throat swelling, tongue swelling.
The more serious side effects of Symbicort are: asthma symptoms getting worse, wheezing, throat irritation, choking, blurred vision, eye pain, white patches in mouth, very high blood pressure which is dangerous, uneven heartbeats, tremors, nervousness. Kindly consult a doctor if you have any of the above said adverse effects of using Symbicort. Symbicort"s serious side effects should be treated very quickly.
The less serious side effects of Symbicort are: head ache, stuffy nose, muscle pain, joint pain.