Budecort Respule (Budesonide)
What is Budecort Respule (Budesonide) used for?
Budecort Respule (Budesonide) is used to treat the symptoms of asthma. This drug works by helping to reduce the inflammation of the inner airways. It is effective in treating asthma as it exerts its effects by going directly to the inner linings of the airways. This medication is only used to prevent asthma attacks, and is not effective in treating acute asthma attacks.
How should I use Budecort Respule (Budesonide)?
Budecort Respule (Budesonide) respules are suitable for use in patients 6 years of age and older. This drug should be inhaled by the patients. Dosage varies considerably, depending on the condition being treated, and patients should always consult their physician before taking this medication so that the correct dosage can be prescribed to them.
What are the side effects of Budecort Respule (Budesonide)?
Some side effects which have been reported by patients taking Budecort Respule (Budesonide) include:
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Budecort Respule (Budesonide). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Patients who have been prescribed a quick relief inhaler should continue to use it unless they have been told otherwise by their physician.
High doses of this drug has been known to cause weakened bones or osteoporosis.