Ibicar S

Ibicar S

Manufacturer:

Glenmark Pharma

Distributor:

Uni Drug House
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Per actuation Salbutamol 100 mcg, beclometasone dipropionate 50 mcg
Indications/Uses
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 2 inhalations tds-qds. Childn 1-2 inhalations bd-qds.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Managing premature labour.
Special Precautions
Not to be used as 1st-line treatment & in acute attacks. Active or quiescent pulmonary TB, thyrotoxicosis, acute severe asthma; adrenal suppression, decreased bone mineral density, cataract, glaucoma; hypoxia. Periods of stress or elective surgery. Monitor serum K levels. Prolonged & high-dose treatment. Avoid abrupt discontinuation. Concomitant use w/ xanthine derivatives, steroids, diuresis. Pregnancy & lactation. Regularly monitor height of childn during prolonged treatment.
Adverse Reactions
Adrenal suppression, growth retardation in childn & adolescents, increased bone mineral density, cataract & glaucoma; paradoxical bronchospasm, increased wheezing; hoarseness, mouth & throat irritation; hypersensitivity reactions. Salbutamol: Fine tremor, headache, tachycardia, cardiac arrhythmias, hypokalemia. Beclometasone: Mouth & throat candidiasis.
Drug Interactions
Inhibited bronchodilator action of salbutamol by β-adrenergic blockers.
ATC Classification
R03AK13 - salbutamol and beclometasone ; Belongs to the class of adrenergics in combination with corticosteroids or other drugs, excluding anticholinergics. Used in the treatment of obstructive airway diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Ibicar S MDI
Packing/Price
200 metered dose x 1's
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