Ventolin spray 200 doses
Ventolin spray 200 doses
Suspension pressurized inhalation
This leaflet only applies to Ventolin Inhaler. Please read it carefully before administering the drug . It informs you about the most important thing about Ventolin Inhaler. For more information or advice contact your doctor.
The composition of Ventolin Inhaler is modified to remove the refrigeration compounds (CFC) - trichlorofluoromethane and dichlorodifluoromethane . There is no danger to the patient by the presence of these refrigerants , but these can lead to the destruction of the ozone layer in the atmosphere. Ventolin Inhaler contain aerosol HFA134a, which has no harmful effects on the environment. If you have been using Ventolin Inhaler will find that the new Ventolin Inhaler, which is without CFC, are minimally different taste of the medicinal product previously used .
Name of the drug
Name of the medicine is Ventolin Inhaler ( Ventolin inhaler ) . What is and contents Ventolin InhalerVentolin Inhaler is a hermetically sealed metal container that contains the drug. The metal container is placed in a plastic nebulizer inhaler device , whereby the drug is injected directly into the lung. Each package Ventolin Inhaler contains 200 actuations .
Each spray delivers 100 micrograms of the active ingredient of the drug -salbutamol ( as sulfate ) . Ventolin Inhaler is CFC-free aerosol HFA134a and contains as an excipient.
Who manufactures the drug and has permission to use it in Bulgaria
Ventolin Inhaler is manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals SA, Grunwaldska Street 189 , 60-322 Poznan, Poland or Glaxo Wellcome SA, Aranda de Duero, Spain. Marketing authorization for use is GlaxoSmithKline , Dimitar Manov, bl.10 , 1408 Sofia, Bulgaria .
How does the drug
Salbutamol belongs to medicines called bronchodilators or help breathing equipment. It causes relaxation of the muscles of the small airways in the lungs . Thus lead to their extension , which relieves depression , reduces cough and chest tightness.
For what use Ventolin Inhaler
Your doctor has chosen this medicine to be appropriate for you and your condition. Ventolin Inhaler is used to relieve breathing problems in asthma and other lung zabolyavaniya.Kakvo you should consider before you start taking before taking check use of Ventolin Inhaler is correct .. in your case and whether the drug is appropriate for you. If you answer "yes" to any of these questions , tell your doctor about this before you start taking the drug :
• Have you had symptoms of allergy or hypersensitivity to salbutamol, or any other ingredients of the medicine ?
• Are you pregnant or planning to become pregnant any time soon ?
• Are you breast feeding ?
• Are you taking any medicines for thyroid ?
• Do you take medication for high blood pressure or heart disease ?
Ventolin Inhaler should not be taken with non-selective beta-blockers as propranolol.Nepremenno Tell your doctor about all other medicines you are currently taking , even ones you bought yourself without a prescription.
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding
During pregnancy and lactation the drug can only be used when the physician considers that the expected benefit to the mother outweighs the potential risk to the fetus or baby .
How to take Ventolin Inhaler
Ventolin Inhaler releases finely atomized droplets that you need to breathe . Make sure you know how to properly use the inhaler . Detailed instructions are provided later in this leaflet. If you have any problems, contact your doctor or farmatsevt.Ventolin Inhaler should breathe only through your ustata.Priemayte medicine as recommended by your doctor.
The physician determines the dosage and duration of treatment.
If the doctor advises otherwise , the usual dosage of the drug is to relieve acute asthma attacks :
one (100 micrograms) or two (2 x 100 micrograms) inhalations ( puffs ) of the reception .
one (100 micrograms) inhalation. If necessary, your doctor may increase the dose to two (2 x 100 micrograms) inhalations .
To prevent asthma attacks caused by contact with a known allergen or exercise :
Adults: one (100 micrograms ) or two (2 x 100 micrograms) before loading inhalation or contact with the allergen.
one (100 micrograms) before loading inhalation or contact with the allergen. If necessary, your doctor may increase the dose to two (2 x 100 micrograms) inhaled .
Maintenance treatment or prevention:
Adults and children :
two (2 x 100 micrograms) inhalations , 4 times dnevno.Ne should be taken more than eight (8 x 100 micrograms) inhaled 24 chasa.Nyakoi people experience difficulty using the inhaler at the time of inhalation . If you have such problems, the additional unit volume chamber for inhalation helps to overcome them. Consult your doctor about the possibility and the need to use bulky camera inhalirane.Za babies and toddlers developed volumetric chamber for inhalation BabyhalerTM ( Beybihaler ), which helps to obtain an optimal effect . Consult your doctor on the need Babyhaler for your child.
Instructions for use
Before using the inhaler for the first time , remove the cap from the mouthpiece by pushing on both sides, shake the inhaler well and spray twice into the air to make sure it works . If the inhaler has not been used for a few days , shake well and spray it once into the air to make sure it works .
Use of inhaler
1. Remove cap from the mouthpiece through it gently on both sides.
2 . Check the inside and outside of the inhaler including the mouthpiece for the presence of foreign particles.
3 . Shake the inhaler well, to ensure removal of any foreign particles and uniform mixing of the contents.
4 . Hold the inhaler upright between fingers and thumb , thumb on the base , below the mouthpiece .
5 . Exhale as possible and then place the mouthpiece in your mouth between your teeth and close your lips around it , but do not bite .
6 . As soon as you start to breathe in through your mouth, press down on the top of the inhaler to spray salbutamol, while long and inhale deeply.
7 . While holding your breath, take the inhaler from your mouth and remove your finger from the top of the inhaler . Hold your breath while you can.
8 . If you need to take a greater number of doses , hold the inhaler upright and wait half a minute , then repeat the action from point 3 to point 7 .
9. Replace the cap on the mouthpiece by pressing and click.
Take your time when actions of paragraphs 5 , 6 and 7 . It is important to start to breathe as slowly as possible just before inhalation . Practice before a mirror the first few times . If after inhaling droplets see your inhaler or the sides of his lips , should be re- adopted by the repeat point 2.If your doctor has given you different instructions described must carefully follow them. Tell the doctor in case of problems .
Cleaning the inhaler
Your inhaler should be cleaned at least once a week as follows:
1. Remove the metal canister of the inhaler from the plastic part and remove the cap from the mouthpiece .
2 . Rinse the mouthpiece and cap with warm water.
3 . Dry thoroughly inside and outside honor of the mouthpiece and cap .
4 . Replace the metal container and the cap. Insert a metal container in the water.
What to do if you take more than prescribed
Accidental adoption of a large dose of the drug can lead to shortness of the heart rhythm , and tremors . You can also get headaches . Consult your doctor as soon as possible quickly. If you take too high a dose Ventolin Inhaler, seek immediate medical attention .
What to do in case you miss a dose
If you forget to take a dose, do not worry. Inhale the next dose when it's time for that or sooner if you experience difficulty in dishaneto.Ne take a double dose to make up for a missed dose.
After administration of Ventolin Inhaler
If immediately after inhaling two puffs or wheezing gets worse, stop immediately g the medicine and inform your doctor as soon as possible quickly.
If relief of wheezing and chest tightness does not improve and continue as usual, inform your doctor as soon as possible quickly. Your condition may deteriorate and need additional treatment.
Ventolin Inhaler cause you side effects
Most people who take this medicine have found that it does not cause problems , but Ventolin Inhaler, like any other medicine can cause side effects.
• Some people are allergic to medicines. If any of the following symptoms soon after inhalation , stop taking the drug and contact your doctor immediately :
- Sudden dizziness or chest tightness ;
- Swelling of eyelids, face or lips ;
- Rash or hives anywhere on the body .
• Inform your doctor as soon as possible as fast , if you feel that your heart beats correctly.
• Some people can sometimes be seen trembling, headache or heart palpitations, but these effects usually resolve with continued treatment . Inform your doctor but do not stop the medicine , unless your doctor tells you.
• Some people experience cramping of muscles.
• Very rarely, people taking the drug may become restless or irritable. Inform your doctor as soon as possible quickly.
• Some people may experience irritation in the mouth or throat.
Inform your doctor if you notice any side effects not listed in this leaflet , or if there is something troubling you , interfere with or understand.
How to store medicine
• Immediately after administration put in place well cap . Do not use excessive force .
• Store inhaler at room temperature below 30 ° C , in a place protected from direct sunlight. Protect from freezing .
• If the inhaler is very cool , warm in his hands a metal container for several minutes before use. Never use other means of warming.
• WARNING : The metal container is pressurized. Do not damage or overheat even when you are sure it is empty.
• Do not take the medicine after the expiry date stated on the packaging.
• Ventolin Inhaler should be stored as any other medicine out of the reach of children.
This medicine is only for you. Do not pass it on to others. It may harm them, even if their symptoms are the same as yours .
This leaflet does not give you full information about the medicine. If you have any questions or are not sure, ask your doctor. You may need to read this leaflet again , so do not throw it away until you stop the medicine .