Generic Name : Isoetharine Pronunciation : eye soe eth' a reen Therapeutic Classification : Bronchodilator
International- Arm-A-Med, Bronkometer, Bronkosol, Beta-2. Why it is prescribed (Indications) : This medication is a bronchodilator, prescribed for asthma. It relaxes muscles in the airway to improve breathing. When it is not to be taken (Contraindications): Hypersensitivity.
Dosage & When it is to be taken : Adult- 0.005 to 0.090 mg/kg, 4times per day. How it should be taken : It comes as an inhaler to inhale by mouth. Warnings and Precautions :
* Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart disease or high blood pressure, epilepsy, sugar, overactive thyroid, liver or kidney disease, during pregnancy and breastfeeding. Side Effects :
Central Nervous System - Tremor, nervousness, shakiness, headache, nausea, lightheadedness and difficulty in sleeping.
Gastrointestinal - Unusual taste in mouth, increased appetite, muscle cramps and flushing or dry throat.
Allergic reactions - Rash, rapid heartbeat, chest pain, dizziness, coughing and wheezing or breathing trouble.
* Avoid excess dosage. Storage Conditions :
Store it at room temperature, away from excess heat and light. Keep away from children.
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