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Multi-ingredient drugs


Uses :

Regular treatment of asthma where use of a long acting B-2 agonist and an inhaled corticosteroid is appropriate

Side effects :

Oral fungal infection, hoarseness, headache, rapid pulse, allergy, tremor, heart beat abnormality, muscle pain, joint pain, muscle cramps. Flushing. Systemic steroid effects e.g. growth retardation

Use with Care : 

Lung tuberculosis, severe cardiovascular disorders, diabetes, low blood potassium level, thyroid gland over-activity. Sometimes bronchospasm
Monitor height of children on prolonged therapy
Consider additional steroid therapy during stress or surgery
Pregnancy, breast-feeding
Withdraw gradually

Not used in :

Children below 4 years
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