Generic Name : Aclidinium Bromide Oral Inhalation Therapeutic Classification : Bronchodilator
International- Tudorza Pressair. Why it is prescribed (Indications) :
This medication is an anticholinergic indicated for the long-term maintenance treatment of bronchospasm associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It relaxes airway muscles that results in easy breathing. When it is not to be taken (Contraindications): None.
Dosage & When it is to be taken :
Inhalation- The recommended dose is 400mcg twice daily. How it should be taken :
It comes as a powder for inhalation, use as directed by your physician. Warnings and Precautions :
* Caution should be exercised in patients with history of narrow-angle glaucoma, urinary retention, any allergy, who are taking other medications, liver or kidney impairment, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.
* Avoid contact with eyes; otherwise it may cause blurred vision. Side Effects :
Most Common - Headache, common cold and cough.
Miscellaneous - Nose inflammation, diarrhea, sinus inflammation, toothache, vomiting.
* Avoid excess dosage. Storage Conditions :
Store it in room temperate (25°C).
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