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General Information on Bambuterol

Generic Name : Bambuterol

Latest prescription information about Bambuterol. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
ICD Code : Y55.6 | Therapeutic Classification : Anti- Asthmatics

Trade Names/Brand Names of Bambuterol

India : 

International : 

Bamberol, Betaday, Buterol, Aerodyl, Baburol, Bambec, Bamberol, Bambudil, Bambutol, Betaday, Buterol, Dilator, Muterol, Oxeol Paranova, Oxéol

Why is Bambuterol Prescribed? (Indications)

This medication is a prodrug of terbutaline, prescribed for chronic bronchial asthma. It relaxes airway muscles that results in easy breathing.

When should Bambuterol not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in people with severe liver impairment; pregnancy and hypersensitivity.

What is the dosage of Bambuterol?

PO: Initially 10 mg at bedtime, increased if necessary to 20 mg once daily.

How should Bambuterol be taken?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

What are the warnings and precautions for Bambuterol?

• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of diabetes, thyroid disease, high blood pressure, heart disease and during lactation.

What are the side effects of Bambuterol?

  Most Common: Tremor, nervousness, tension, headache and palpitations.

What are the other precautions for Bambuterol?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions for Bambuterol?

Oral: Store it at room temperature (30°C).

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etechmaster, United States

I have an extreme case of asthma and am constantly choking while sleeping as if I were drowning . please, I am asking for the relief for this. thank you

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