Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate)
What is Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate) used for?
Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate) is an oral bronchodilator prescribed to treat patients suffering from asthma, emphysema, or chronic bronchitis. The medication operates by relaxing the muscles in the airway to allow easier and more comfortable respiration. This treatment is only meant to prevent asthma attacks or respiration discomfort and should not be used in the event of an emergency. Your physician may also prescribe it to treat other conditions that are not listed here.
How should I use Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate)?
Always use Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate) according to your physician's instructions to get the safest and most effective results from treatment. One tablet may be administered three to four times each day, but your particular directions will differ depending on the condition being treated and the severity of your symptoms. These doses should be swallowed whole with a large glass of water and can be taken with or without food, but a meal or snack is recommended prior to use if you experience nausea. Do not change the form of the tablets before use to avoid unintentionally destroying or altering the effects of their contents. Ask your pharmacist or physician any questions you have about using the medication to ensure the correct application.
What are the side effects of Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate)?
Side effects that may occur while using Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate) include:
Immediately inform your physician if you experience an allergic reaction, chest pain, or an irregular heart rate as these conditions may require emergency medical assistance. It is also important to disclose any symptoms that become intense or worrying to you to make sure the correct adjustments are made to your dosage to prevent further health complications.
Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate) should not be used if you are breastfeeding, pregnant, allergic to sodium, have hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, or arrhythmias. Also disclose if you have diabetes, hyperthyroidism, cardiovascular disease, a tumor affecting the adrenal gland, or if you have had a recent heart attack. These conditions may cause unexpected complications requiring adjustments to your treatment.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.