Foracort Inhaler 200

Medically reviewed by Dr. Naresh Dang | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:41 am

Foracort Inhaler 200

Uses of Foracort Inhaler 200

Foracort Inhaler 200 is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Asthma, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder

Side effects of Foracort Inhaler 200

The most common side effects of Foracort Inhaler 200 are – Headache, Restlessness, Palpitations, Muscle Weakness , Dry Mouth

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Foracort Inhaler 200

Do not use Foracort Inhaler 200 if you are allergic to – Formoterol, Budesonide

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Foracort Inhaler 200.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Foracort Inhaler 200 works

Foracort Inhaler 200 contains – Formoterol, Budesonide

Formoterol works like other beta2-agonists, causing bronchodilatation through relaxation of the smooth muscle in the airway so as to treat the exacerbation of asthma.

Budesonide inhibits inflammatory cells and mediators, possibly by decreasing influx into nasal passages or bronchial walls. As a result, nasal or airway inflammation decreases. Oral inhalation form also inhibits mucus secretion in airways, decreasing the amount and viscosity of sputum.

Dosage of Foracort Inhaler 200

The dosage of Foracort Inhaler 200 depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Foracort Inhaler 200

If you forget to take a dose of Foracort Inhaler 200, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Formonide 200 Respicap  ( German Remedies )

194.00  30 respicaps Strip Tablets Strip

Foracort 200 Rotacap  ( Cipla Ltd. )

190.00  30 rotacaps Packet Tablets Strip

Budamate 200 Transhaler  ( Lupin Ltd. )

297.02  120 MDI Packet Tablets Strip


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About Reviewer

Dr. Naresh Dang is an MD in Internal Medicine. He has special interest in the field of Diabetes, and has over two decades of professional experience in his chosen field of specialty. Dr. Dang is an expert in the managememnt of Diabetes, Hypertension and Lipids. He also provides consultation for Life Style Management.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.