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Uses of Ventolin (Albuterol Sulfate)

Khem world in this video we are going to know uses of ventolin albuterol sulfate precautions overdosage side-effects ventolin hf a aerosol with adapter generic name s albuterol sulfate images uses albuterol also known as salbutamol is used to prevent and treat wheezing and shortness of breath caused by breathing problems such as asthma chronic obstructive pulmonary

Disease it is also used to prevent asthma brought on by exercise it is a quick relief drug albuterol belongs to a class of drugs known as bronchodilators it works in the airways by opening breathing passages and relaxing muscles controlling symptoms of breathing problems can decrease time lost from work or school how to use ventolin hf a aerosol with adapter read

The patient information leaflet provided by your pharmacist before you start using this medication and each time you get a refill follow the illustrated directions for the proper use of this medication and proper cleaning of the mouthpiece if you have any questions consult your doctor or pharmacist shake the cannister well before using follow the instructions for

Test sprays in the air if you are using a canister for the first time or if you have not used it for 2 weeks or more or if the inhaler has been dropped a fine mist as a sign that the inhaler is working properly avoid spraying the medication in your eyes inhale this medication by mouth as directed by your doctor usually every four to six hours as needed dosages

Based on your medical condition and response to treatment do not increase your dose or use this drug more often than prescribed without your doctor’s approval using too much of this medication will increase your risk of serious possibly fatal side effects if you are using this medication to prevent asthma brought on by exercise inhale as directed by your doctor

Usually two puffs 15 30 minutes before exercise it is recommended that you use a spacer device with this medication ask your doctor or pharmacist for more information if to inhalations are prescribed wait at least 1 minute between them if you are using other inhalers at the same time wait at least 1 minute between the use of each medication always have this quick

Relief inhaler with you keep track of the number of inhalations you use and discard the inhaler after you have used the labelled number of inhalations on the product package also count test sprays used to prime the inhaler learn which of your inhalers you should use every day controller drugs and which you should use if you’re breathing suddenly worsens quick

Relief drugs ask your doctor ahead of time what you should do if you have new or worsening cough or shortness of breath wheezing increased sputum worsening peak flow meter readings waking up at night with trouble breathing if you use your quick relief inhaler more often more than two days a week or if your quick relief inhaler does not seem to be working well

Learn when you can treat sudden breathing problems by yourself and when you must get medical help right away tell your doctor if your symptoms do not improve or if they worsen side effects nervousness shaking tremor headache mouth throat dryness or irritation changes in taste cough nausea or dizziness may occur if any of these effects persist or worsen tell your

Doctor or pharmacist promptly remember that your doctor has prescribed this medication because he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects many people using this medication do not have serious side effects this medication may raise your blood pressure check your blood pressure regularly and tell your doctor if the results

Are high tell your doctor right away if you have any serious side effects including fast pounding heart beat get medical help right away if you any rare but very serious side effects including chest pain irregular heartbeat rapid breathing confusion rarely this medication has caused severe rarely fatal sudden worsening of breathing problems asthma paradoxical

Bronchospasm if you experience sudden wheezing get medical help right away a very serious allergic reaction to this drug as rare however get medical help right away if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction including brash itching swelling especially of the face tongue throat severe dizziness trouble breathing this is not a complete list of possible

Side effects precautions before using albuterol tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it or if you have had a serious reaction to similar drugs such as laval butyl mehta pro turin all terbutaline or if you have any other allergies this product may contain inactive ingredients which can cause allergic reactions or other problems talk to your pharmacist

For more details before using this medication tell your doctor or pharmacist your medical history especially of heart problems such as a regular heart beat angina heart attack high blood pressure seizure this drug may make you dizzy alcohol or marijuana cannabis can make you more dizzy do not drive use machinery or do anything that needs alertness until you can do

It safely limit alcoholic beverages talk to your doctor if you are using marijuana cannabis before having surgery tell your doctor or dentist about all the products you use including prescription drugs non prescription drugs and herbal products during pregnancy this medication should be used only when clearly needed discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor

It is unknown if this medication passes into breast milk consult your doctor before breastfeeding interactions drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects this document does not contain all possible drug interactions keep a list of all the products you use including prescription non-prescription drugs and

Herbal products and share it with your doctor and pharmacist do not start stop or change the dosage of any medicines without your doctor’s approval albuterol is very similar to laval butyl do not use medications containing laval beuter all while using albuterol overdose if someone has overdosed and has serious symptoms such as passing out or trouble breathing call

911 control center right away symptoms of overdose may include fast pounding irregular heartbeat severe shaking tremors seizures notes do not share this medication with others laboratory and/or medical tests such as a lung breathing test blood pressure should be performed periodically to monitor your progress or check for side effects avoid allergens irritants such

As smoke pollen pet dander dust or molds that may worsen breathing problems thanks for watching my video please subscribe my channel chem world

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