Meptin

Meptin

procaterol

Manufacturer:

Otsuka
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Procaterol HCl hemihydrate
Indications/Uses
Remission of various symptoms caused by resp obstructive disturbances due to bronchial asthma, chronic bronchitis & pulmonary emphysema.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 1 tab or 1-2 mini tab 2 times daily. Childn ≥6 yr 1 mini tab or 1 tsp syr 2 times daily, <6 yr 1-1.25 mcg 2 times daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Adverse Reactions
Drug Interactions
Concomitant use w/ catecholamines eg, epinephrine or isoproterenol may induce arrhythmia & cardiac arrest.
ATC Classification
R03CC08 - procaterol ; Belongs to the class of adrenergics for systemic use, selective beta-2-adrenoreceptor agonists. Used in the treatment of obstructive airway diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Meptin tab 50 mcg
Packing/Price
100's
Form
Meptin syr 25 mcg/5 mL
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's
Form
Meptin minitab 25 mcg
Packing/Price
100's
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