|Generic For||Symbicort Inhaler|
|Generic Name||Budesonide + Formoterol Fumarate|
|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Cart|
|1 Inhaler||US$ 21.50||US$ 21.50|
|3 Inhaler||US$ 16.73||US$ 50.1822%US$ 64.50|
|6 Inhaler||US$ 16.31||US$ 97.8624%US$ 129.00|
Foracort Inhaler 6/400mcg (120mdi), a Budesonide and Formoterol Fumarate combination inhalation medicine is prescribed to prevent asthma attacks. It is also used to stop flare-ups or deteriorating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Budesonide is a corticosteroid drug which stops the release of inflammation-causing chemicals and substances in the body. Formoterol Fumarate on the other hand is a bronchodilator which functions by relaxing muscles in the air passages to enhance breathing. Budesonide and Formoterol Fumarate may also be used for conditions not listed above.
Foracort Inhaler 6/400m cg will not prevent an asthma attack that has already started. Do not take this medication in such an incident. Formoterol Fumarate may raise the risk of asthma-related death. Remember to use only the prescribed dose of this medication. Consult your doctor about individual risks and benefits of this medication. Do not use Budesonide and Formoterol Fumarate medication without your doctor’s advice if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breast feeding. Do not give this medication to children below 4 years of age. This medication may affect growth in children as it contains a steroid. Tell your doctor if you think that your child’s growth pattern is not proper while using this medication. Use of medications containing steroids can be damaging to bone health and cause osteoporosis (porous bones). The risks increase largely if you smoke, do not exercise, have vitamin D or calcium deficiency, or if you have a history of osteoporosis in your family lineage.
Some common side effects of Budesonide and Formoterol Fumarate are dizziness, headache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, dry mouth, runny nose, sinus pain, cough, or hoarse or deepened voice. Contact your doctor if these conditions persist or deteriorate. There may be some allergic reactions to Budesonide and Formoterol Fumarate Side like hives, breathing difficulty, swelling in face, lips, or throat. Contact your doctor immediately in such cases. Other serious side effects are tremor, restless feeling, fever, stabbing chest pain in chest, yellow or green mucus in cough, blurriness, mouth, or lip sores, deteriorating asthma, irregular hear bets, bronchospasm. Get immediate medical help in such cases.
You must use Foracort Inhaler 6/400mcg exactly as prescribed by your doctor. You may also refer the instructions printed on the medication label for complete details. To prevent yeast infection in your mouth, rinse your mouth with water after using the spray. Keep a stock of the number of sprays used and discard the canister after about 120 sprays even if you feel that there is some amount of medication left in it. Do not stop using a steroidal medication suddenly or you may get undesirable and nasty withdrawal effects. Stop the medication use gradually. Keep an identification card with you always which says that you need an oral steroid in an emergency. Use all your medications exactly as prescribed by your doctor. Let your doctor know if the medicine is not having any effect on you. An increased need of medicine may imply an impending asthma attack. Store Budesonide and Formoterol Fumarate medication and inhalers in a cool and dry place. Do not expose the canisters to high temperatures or they may explode.