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||BRAND NAME : Berotec
CHEMICAL CONTENTS : Fenoterol HBr
Adrenergic bronchodilators are medicines that are breathed in through the mouth to open up the bronchial tubes (air passages) of the lungs. Some of these medicines are used to treat the symptoms of asthma, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, and other lung diseases, while others are used to prevent the symptoms.
The dose of Berotec will be different for different patients. Follow your doctor's orders or the directions on the label . The following information includes only the average doses of these medicines. If your dose is different, do not change it unless your doctor tells you to do so.
Berotec Contraindications :
It is important that your doctor check your progress at regular intervals to make sure that your medicine is working properly.
If you still have trouble breathing after using one of these medicines, or if your condition becomes worse, check with your doctor at once .
You may also be taking an anti-inflammatory medicine for asthma along with this medicine. Do not stop taking the anti-inflammatory medicine even if your asthma seems better, unless you are told to do so by your doctor .
Berotec Side Effects:
Check with your doctor immediately if any of the following side effects occur: Rare
Dizziness, severe; feeling of choking, irritation, or swelling in throat; flushing or redness of skin; hives; increased shortness of breath; skin rash; swelling of face, lips, or eyelids; tightness in chest or wheezing, troubled breathing
Berotec Missed dose:
If you miss a regularly scheduled dose of formoterol and it has been less than 6 hours since the scheduled time, take the dose as soon as possible and then go back to your regular dosing schedule. If it has been longer than 6 hours, skip the dose and take the next dose at the regularly scheduled time. Do not double doses.
Store Berotec away from heat.
Store the solution form of this medicine away from direct light. Store the inhalation aerosol form of this medicine away from direct sunlight. Keep the medicine from freezing. Store canister with the nozzle end down.
Do not store the powder for inhalation forms of these medicines in the bathroom, near the kitchen sink, or in other damp places. Moisture may cause the medicine to break down.
Do not puncture, break, or burn the inhalation aerosol container, even if it is empty.
Do not keep outdated medicine or medicine no longer needed. Be sure that any discarded medicine is out of the reach of children.
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