Symbicort Turbohaler Inhalation Powder is used for Asthma, Copd, Mild to moderate active crohn’s disease, Maintenance of clinical remission of mild to moderate crohn’s disease and other conditions. it Inhalation Powder may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide. tablet Inhalation Powder contains Budesonide and Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate as active ingredients.
What is SYMBICORT TURBOHALER?
Symbicort Turbuhaler is a combination medicine used to relieve symptoms such as wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, breathing difficulties, coughing, etc. caused by asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). This pills is not recommended for use in patients less than 12 years of age. This medicine is used only for the maintenance treatment of asthma and COPD and is not useful for treating an acute attack.
Symbicort 160 Turbuhaler is a combination of two pills: Formoterol and Budesonide. Formoterol is a long-acting bronchodilator which works by comfortable the muscles in the airways and widens the airways. Budesonide is a steroid. It works by stopping the release of certain chemical messengers that reason inflammation (swelling) of the airways. Together, they make breathing easier.
The missed dose should be inhaled as soon as possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it is aforehand time for your next scheduled dose. Do not use extra pills to make up for the missed dose.
Seek emergency healthcheck treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.
- Respiratory infection
- Back pain
- Abdominal pain
Special Precautions And Related Warnings
- Do not chew or crush capsule
- Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
- Exercise caution in case of fungal or bacterial infection
- Hypercorticism and Adrenal Axis Suppression
- Increased risk of Infection
- Inform doctor about pregnancy
Store pills at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Do not freeze pills unless required by package insert. Keep medicines away from children and pets. read more: Symbicort Turbohaler
|Generic Brand||Formoterol + Budesonide|
|Strength||4.5 Mcg and 160 Mcg|
|Treatment||Asthma, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)|
|Pack Size||1 Turbuhaler/s, 3 Turbuhaler/s, 6 Turbuhaler/s|