Budesonide I.P. 400 mcg +Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate I.P. 6 mcg
Budesonide Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate Inhaler – One prescribed medication is Budesonide Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate Inhaler. It is packaged as a metered dose inhaler for a single inhalation only. A generic version of budesonide and formoterol fumarate is not available. Only the brand-name drug Symbicort is offered.
Budesonide and formoterol fumarate inhaler is a combo medicine. This includes the drugs budesonide and formoterol. It is important to understand how each medicine in combination may affect you because they all have different potential side effects. Combination therapy may include the use of budesonide and formoterol. This indicates that you may need to combine it with other medicines.
Budesonide-formoterol side effects
Inhalation powder with budesonide and formoterol does not make you sleepy, but it can have other negative consequences. The following are budesonide/formoterol adverse effects that occur more frequently:
If these side effects are minor, they may disappear in a few days or weeks. Consult your doctor or pharmacist if they are more severe or persistent.
Warnings for people with certain health conditions
This medicine may result in abnormal heart rhythm in people with heart problems, including chest pain, high or low blood pressure, fast heartbeats, and high blood pressure. These side effects can aggravate your heart condition. Tell your doctor if you suffer from heart problems.
This medicine can make them more likely. Before starting this medication, tell your doctor if you have epilepsy or a seizure disorder.
This medicine may increase thyroid activity in people with thyroid problems. Ask your doctor if this medicine is safe for you if you have high thyroid levels.
Diabetics should be aware that this medicine may increase blood sugar levels. Before using this medicine, tell your doctor if you have diabetes.