SEROBID ROTACAPS – 50 MCG
Serobid Rotacaps-50 Mcg is a long-acting bronchodilator or beta2-adrenergic receptor agonist and is used in the treatment of asthma, coughing, bronchospasm, shortness of breath, Breathlessness during exercise and chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder (COPD).
Serobid Rotacaps-50 Mcg contains Salmeterol as an active ingredient. Salmeterol is licensed for the treatment of COPD and asthma.
How does it work:
Serobid Rotacaps-50 Mcg helps in improving the asthma patient condition by relaxing and opening the air passage in the lungs for hassle-free breathing. Serobid Rotacaps belongs to a class of medications called long-acting beta agonists (LABAs) and is not a steroid even though it can be found in combination with steroids as an inhaler.
How to use this?
Read the Serobid Rotacaps-50 Mcg label for instruction before use. You are not required to swallow it and capsule must be placed at the base of rotahaler (not in the mouthpiece), twist the mouthpiece completely until you hear a click sound. Beathe deeply through the mouthpiece and hold your breath for 10 seconds.
Repeat the process If some powder remains in the rotahaler. Do not inhale a double dose or immediately stop using salmeterol, it may worsen the asthma symptoms. Do not try to use a spacer device and do not consume it during the attack of asthma or COPD.
Some of the major and minor side-effects of the Serobid Rotacaps-50 Mcg are- restlessness, insomnia, nervousness, low potassium levels in the blood, headache, muscle cramps, rash, fast heart-rate, palpitations, tremor etc. Consult your doctor if you observe any of these side-effects. You must remember that this is not a comprehensive list.
Precautions and Warning:
You must inform your physician about your present medical conditions, pre-existing diseases, any medications ( herbal or any other form of supplements) you are consuming allergies, pregnancy, Ischaemic heart disease, hypersensitivity, breastfeeding situation, etc. before start taking Serobid Rotacaps-50 Mcg. Since some of your health conditions can lead to side-effects of Serobid Rotacaps.