Aerocort Rotacaps 100/100 mcg treats asthma (shortness of breath and wheezing). It relaxes the air passage muscles and makes breathing easy. Your health expert will suggest to you how often you have to use this inhaler. It’s necessary that you take the smallest dose required to effectively to control your asthma. It may take few days to notice the effect of this medicine. Use this medicine regularly to see good results, so keep taking it even if there are no noticeable symptoms. That shows the drug is doing its job. Without a doctor’s advice if you stop taking this medicine your asthma may get worse. Aerocort Rotacaps 100/100 mcg can not be used in sudden asthma attacks. If any sudden asthma attack comes, use a reliever (quick-relief inhaler). Use the inhalers with the right technique to get maximum benefits.
There are a few most common side effects that are, sore throat, hoarseness of voice, f respiratory tract infection, headache, fungal infection of the mouth, and muscle cramp. If any of these symptoms bother you consult your health expert but do not stop taking it. After using the inhaler brushing teeth or washing your mouth with water may prevent few symptoms. Few rare side effects are also there if it stays for a long time or you feel worried consult your doctor immediately
Confirm with your health expert whether it can be used in pregnancy or breastfeeding. Prior to taking this medicine, you should inform your doctor if you are suffering from liver or kidney diseases.
USES OF AEROCORT ROTACAP 100/100 MCG
To treat asthma
SIDE EFFECTS OF AEROCORT ROTACAP 100/100 MCG
Most of the side effects do not stay for a long time and do not need any medical attention, and go away when your body adjusts to the medicine. Contact your health expert if any symptoms persist for a long time
Common side effects of Aerocort rotacap 100/100 mcg
Hoarseness of voice
Respiratory tract infection
Fungal infection of the mouth
HOW TO USE
Aerocort Rotacap 100/100 mcg should not be swallowed. See the leaflet for directions before using it. Put the medicine at the bottom of rotahaler, not in the mouthpiece. Twist the mouthpiece till the click sound and take a deep breath via a mouthpiece. You can repeat the process if some medicine is left in the mouthpiece after 10 seconds.
HOW AEROCORT ROTACAP 100 MCG WORKS
It is a combination drug (Levosalbutamol and Beclometasone). Levosalbutamol is a bronchodilator that works to relax the muscles of the airways and expands airways. Beclometasone is a steroid. It works to stop the release of certain chemicals in the body that cause inflammation of the airways. In combination, these two make your breathing easier.