Levolin Inhaler (Levosalbutamol)
What is Levolin Inhaler (Levosalbutamol) used for?
Levolin Inhaler (Levosalbutamol) is used to treat a variety of lung diseases, such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. This medication is a type of bronchodilator, which works by helping to relax muscles in the airways, thereby making it easier to breathe.
How should I use Levolin Inhaler (Levosalbutamol)?
Patients using Levolin Inhaler (Levosalbutamol) should first gently shake it, in order to mix the contents. Adult patients are sometimes directed to take 2 to 4 doses per day, consisting of 1 to 2 inhalations. The dosage for children may be different. It is essential for all patients to consult their physician before taking this medication, so that the correct dosage required to treat their particular condition can be prescribed.
What are the side effects of Levolin Inhaler (Levosalbutamol)?
Patients may notice some side effects when using Levolin Inhaler (Levosalbutamol) such as:
You should consult your physician immediately if any of the above mentioned side effects persist or worsen, or if any other more serious side effects occur, such as muscular pain, pain in the chest, a rapid pounding heartbeat, a deterioration of breathing problems or bronchospasms.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Levolin Inhaler (Levosalbutamol). 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, especially heart disease, kidney disease or diabetes, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.