Duolin Respules 1.25 mg +500 mcg
Duolin Respules 1.25 mg +500 mcg is a combination of Levosalbutamol and Ipratropium. The medication relieves symptoms such as shortness of breath, breathing problems, wheezing, coughing, tightness in the chest, etc. These are caused by COPD or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. The medication will relax and widen the muscles in the airways.
Use the medicine in the dosage and duration prescribed by your doctor. To remember, try using it daily at the same time. If there is any improvement in the condition, do not stop using it. If you stop taking it early, your symptoms will return or worsen. The medication is not recommended for any use in kids less than 12 years of age. Tell your doctor regarding any other health issues such as kidney, liver, heart problems, etc. Inform him if you are undergoing medical treatment before using Duolin Respules 1.25 mg +500 mcg. Pregnant or breastfeeding women must have a discussion with their doctor before using it.
What is the medication prescribed for?
It is prescribed to treat a lung problem known as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or COPD. The condition blocks airflow and makes it challenging to breathe. The medication will relax and widen all muscles of the airways. So use it for preventing and treating all symptoms associated with COPD.
What are the side effects of Duolin Respules 1.25 mg +500 mcg?
Duolin Respules 1.25 mg +500 mcg may be causing a few side effects. Headache, dryness in the mouth, cough, nausea, and constipation are some of its typical side effects. Let your doctor know if these side effects become worse or stay for a long duration.
What are its warnings?
Doctors do not recommend it for any use in pregnant women unless necessary. Yet consult your doctor before taking this medication if you are pregnant. It is not recommended for any use if you are breastfeeding. But tell your doctor about it.
A condition known as narrow-angle glaucoma increases pressure inside your eyes. It takes place because of fluid build-up due to blocked drainage canals. This is not recommended in individuals with narrow-angle glaucoma because it may increase mydriasis risk. It is a condition in which the eye’s pupil becomes widened because of increased pressure in the eye.
If you are not able to empty your bladder, then you are suffering from a condition known as urinary retention. Use the medication carefully if you have such a urinary problem. This is because this medication will increase all risks of side effects like urinary hesitancy and retention.
Duolin Respules 1.25 mg +500 mcg is not prescribed for use in children who are aged below 12 years. This is due to the fact that its safety or efficacy is not clinically established. Use it with alert in elderly individuals as the risk of severe side effects is very high. Use the medication in the recommended quantities. Too much use will cause side effects and a life-threatening condition.
The medicine may be interacting with many other medications. It may be causing side effects. So it is recommended that you tell your doctor about every present medication, such as herbs or supplements you are taking before you start the treatment with it.
Frequently asked questions
Q-I got overdosed. What should I do?
Get medical treatment. Contact your doctor if an overdose of the medication happens. Remember that if you miss any dosage, take it once you remember it. Skip your missed dosage if it is time to take your next dosage. Do not double the dosage to catch up on the missed dosage.
Q-What general instructions should I follow?
Use Duolin Respules 1.25 mg +500 mcg as mentioned by your doctor. He will recommend both the duration and frequency of taking it as per your requirements. Do not use it in smaller or larger quantities. Never take it longer than prescribed. Do not stop using it without your doctor’s concern. The medication is for inhalation, so do not swallow the tablet. Take it at the same time daily. It will not immediately act. Do not use it to treat acute respiratory issues. It may be causing dryness in your mouth. Make use of mouth rinses, increase consumption of water, maintain dental hygiene, and have sugarless sweets for avoiding drying your mouth. Gargle using warm water after every inhalation to avoid any fungal infection. Under medical supervision, take the first dosage of it as it may induce bronchospasm after usage.
Q-When should I not use duolin Respules 1.25 mg +500 mcg?
Avoid using the medication if you have an allergy to it or its ingredients. Rarely allergic reactions happen due to this medication. Get immediate medical help of you to see any symptoms of allergic reactions like breathing problems, itching, swelling of the tongue, throat, or face, and skin rash.