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Brand Name:
Breavent
Generic Name:
Salbutamol Sulphate

DESCRIPTION:

Salbutamol is a short-acting β -adrenergic receptor agonist and the tertiary butyl group in salbutamol (or albuterol) makes it more selective for β receptors. Salbutamol is beta adrenergic stimulant which has a highly selective action on the receptors in bronchial muscle resulting in bronchodilatation.

COMPOSITION:

Breavent 200 Rotacaps: Each capsule contains: Salbutamol (as sulphate) B.P. 200 mcg.

INDICATIONS:

Breavent Rotacaps are indicated for the symptomatic relief and prevention of bronchospasm due to bronchial asthma, chronic bronchitis and other chronic bronchopulmonary disorders in which bronchospasm is a complicating factor. It is also used for the prevention of exercise-induced bronchospasm

DOSAGE & ADMINISTRATION:

Breavent Rotacaps are for inhalation use only through Rotahaler. For relief of acute episodes of bronchospasm: Adults One or two capsules as single dose. The maximum daily dose is 800mcg in a day. Children One capsule as a single dose. The maximum daily dose is 400mcg in a day. To prevent allergen or exercise induced bronchospasm: Adults 2 capsules (400 mcg) should be taken 15 minutes before exercise.

CONTRAINDICATIONS:

Hypersensitivity to any of the components of the formulation.

PRESENTATION:

Breavent Rotacaps 200 mcg: Bottle of 30 capsules

Patients should consult with their physician before taking any medicine.