Duolin Inhaler

Company: Cipla Ltd.

Generic Drug: Levosalbutamol + Ipratropium.

Indication: It is indicated for the treatment or prevention of bronchospasm associated with reversible obstructive airway diseases like asthma and COPD, chronic bronchitis and emphysema.

Contraindication: Hypersensitivity to preparation. Not recommended for children less than 4 years of age.

Dosage & Administration: Available as inhalation aerosol. Adult: Can be used by Zerostat inhaler device. Children: Can be used by Baby mask device.

Special Precautions:

  • Cautious use in case of cardiovascular disorders.
  • Cautious use in case of lactation & pregnancy.
  • Caution use in patients with narrow-angle glaucoma and prostatic hypertrophy.
  • Cautious use in case of concomitant beta blockers, diuretics, digoxin, tricyclic antidepressant and anticholinergic agents because of drug interactions.

Side effects/ Undesired effects/ Adverse drug reactions: Tremor, nervousness, hypokalemia, dry mouth, tachycardia, dizziness, headache, dysphonia, throat irritation, nausea, vomiting, sweating, urinary retention, arrhythmia, and anaphylactic reactions. Rarely, paradoxical bronchoconstriction may occur.

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