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What is Pulmicort inhaler used for?
Last Updated: 3rd May, 2020
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Furthermore, what are the side effects of Pulmicort?
Common side effects of Pulmicort Flexhaler include:
- dry/irritated/sore throat, hoarseness,
- voice changes,
- bad taste in the mouth,
- runny or stuffy nose,
- white patches or sores inside your mouth or on your lips (oral thrush),
how long does a Pulmicort inhaler last? Patients should be advised to use PULMICORT FLEXHALER (budesonide inhalation powder) at regular intervals, since its effectiveness depends on regular use. Maximum benefit may not be achieved for 1 to 2 weeks or longer after starting treatment.
Accordingly, how often can I use my Pulmicort inhaler?
PULMICORT TURBUHALER (budesonide) can be administered once daily either in the morning or in the evening. If the once-daily treatment with PULMICORT TURBUHALER (budesonide) does not provide adequate control of asthma symptoms, the total daily dose should be increased and/or administered as a divided dose.
Is Pulmicort Flexhaler a steroid?
Pulmicort Flexhaler is a steroid that is used to prevent asthma attacks. Pulmicort Flexhaler is for use in adults and children at least 6 years old.