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Salbutamol -4 mg (Salbutamol) Drug Price and Information

Salbutamol (Salbutamol -4 mg) is a bronchodilator, prescribed for asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).  It works by relaxing and opening the air passages to the lungs to make breathing easier.

Salbutamol -4 mg - Low Cost Standard Therapeutics (LOCOST)

Salbutamol -4 mg  Tablet  


Generic : Salbutamol
 5.00
4mg
10 Tablets
Price Updated on August 8, 2019
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Drug information on Salbutamol -4 mg (Salbutamol) from Low Cost Standard Therapeutics (LOCOST)

Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team
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Medical condition(s) for which Salbutamol -4 mg may be prescribed

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

PO- The recommended dose is 2 to 4 mg.
IV/IM- 0.25 to 0.5mg.
Inhaler- 100 to 200 mg by inhalation.

Side effects of Salbutamol -4 mg

Central Nervous System : Nervousness, shakiness, dizziness, headache, over active and hoarseness.

Musculoskeletal : Muscle cramps.

Gastrointestinal : Nausea and increased or decreased appetite.

Respiratory : Nosebleed and difficulty in breathing.

Heart : Chest pain and irregular heart beat.

Miscellaneous : Fever, pale skin, rash, hives and itching.

How to use Salbutamol -4 mg?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, on an empty stomach.
It also comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein or large muscle.
It also comes as an inhaler to inhale by mouth.

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When Should Salbutamol -4 mg not be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with high blood pressure during pregnancy, uterine infection, miscarriage, heart disease, and hypersensitivity.

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Warnings and Precautions for Salbutamol -4 mg

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of heart problems, high blood pressure, diabetes, low levels of potassium in the blood, seizure, overactive thyroid, any allergy, who are taking other medication, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

Avoid alcohol consumption.

It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

Other Precautions for Salbutamol -4 mg

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Salbutamol -4 mg

Store it at room temperature (30oC).


Schedule : H  Prescription drugs - Drugs to be sold only under the prescription of a Registered Medical Practitioner.

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