Denecort

Denecort

budesonide

Manufacturer:

Cipla

Distributor:

Phil Pharmawealth
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Budesonide
Indications/Uses
Treatment of bronchial asthma & croup.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Initial dose: Adult 1-2 mg bid. Childn 500 mcg-1 mg bid. Individualized maintenance dose. Croup 2 mg as single dose or 2 doses of 1 mg 30 min apart.
Special Precautions
Patients being transferred from oral corticosteroids. Monitor hematological & adrenal function. Special care for childn using immunosuppressant drugs. Pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Mild throat irritation, coughing, hoarseness & candida infection in the oropharynx. Skin reactions, urticaria, rash, dermatitis & facial skin irritations.
ATC Classification
R03BA02 - budesonide ; Belongs to the class of other inhalants used in the treatment of obstructive airway diseases, glucocorticoids.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Denecort respules 250 mcg/mL
Packing/Price
2 mL x 20 × 1's
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