Medicine : Foracort Forte Rotacap

Name:Foracort Forte Rotacap
Type:Capsule
Manufacturer:Cipla Ltd
Generic Use:Budesonide , Formoterol Fumarate
Composition:Budesonide(100 Mcg) , Formoterol Fumarate(6 Mcg.)
Substitutes:foracort forte rotacap , foracort forte rotacap


Generic ( Budesonide )



Typical use Of Budesonide :Prophylaxis Of Asthma
Mechanism of action of Budesonide :Budesonide Controls The Rate Of Protein Synthesis, Depresses The Migration Of Polymorphonuclear Leukocytes, Fibroblasts, Reverses Capillary Permeability And Lysosomal Stabilisation At The Cellular Level To Prevent Or Control Inflammation.
Drug Interaction of Budesonide :Interacts With Other Drugs Like Cholestyramine, Pioglitazone.These Interactions Are Sometimes Beneficial And Sometimes May Pose Threats To Life. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Budesonide :May Lead To Peptic Ulceration, Osteoporosis, Ocular Hypertension, Cushing Like Features, Suppression Of Adrenal Function.

INTERACTIONS OF BUDESONIDE


How Budesonide will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Budesonide will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Budesonide

No Studies Found






Generic ( Formoterol Fumarate )



Typical use Of Formoterol Fumarate :Duodenal Ulceration, For Prophylaxis In Pregnancy, Prophylaxis Of Acid Aspiration In Obstetric Patients.
Mechanism of action of Formoterol Fumarate :Formoterol Fumarate Relaxes The Bronchial Smooth Muscle By Selectively Acting On ?2-receptors With Minimal Effect On Heart Rate.
Drug Interaction of Formoterol Fumarate :Steroids Or Diuretics May Potentiate A Possible Hypokalaemic Effect Of ?-agonists. Increased Susceptibility To Cardiac Arrhythmias In Patients Treated With Digitalis. Concomitant Use With Quinidine, Disopyramide, Procainamide, Phenothiazines, Antihistamines, MAOI Or TCAs Can Prolong The QT-interval And Increase The Risk Of Ventricular Arrhythmias. L-dopa, L-thyroxine, Oxytocin And Alcohol Can Impair Cardiac Tolerance Towards ?2-sympathomimetics.
Side effects of Formoterol Fumarate :Arrhythmias, Headache, Palpitation, Tachycardia, Insomnia, Tremor, Peripheral Dilatation.

INTERACTIONS OF FORMOTEROL FUMARATE


How Formoterol Fumarate will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Formoterol Fumarate will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Moderately Safe: No Studies Have Been Conducted In Breastfeeding Women, However There Is Possibility Of Ill Effect To The Breastfed Infants; Or Studies Conducted In Breastfeeding Women Show Minimal Non-threatening Side Effects To The Infants. Drugs Should Be Given Only If The Potential Benefit Justifies The Potential Risk To The Infant. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Formoterol Fumarate

No Studies Found