Salbutamol Sulphate Tablets

SALBUTAMOL TABLETS BP 2mg/4mg

 

Composition

Each uncoated tablets contains

Salbutamol Sulphate BP

Equivalent to Salbutamol 2mg/4mg

Excipient q.s.

Approved colour used

 

Pharmacological Action

Salbutamol is a beta-adrenergic stimulant which has a selective action on bronchia; beta-adreno-receptors.

 

Indication

Salbutamol Tablets is indicated for the relief of bronchospasm in patients 6 years of age or older with reversible obstructive airways disease.

 

Contraindications

Salbutamol Tablets is contraindicated to cardiac arrhythmia along with tachycardia, narrow angle glaucoma, shock, hypersensitivity, halongenated GA agents.

 

Drug Interactions

The adverse effects of high doses of Salbutamol amy be exacerbated by concomitant administration of high doses of corticosteroids. The effects of Salbutamol are antagonized by propranolol and other Beta-adrenoceptor blocking agents and enhanced by aminophyline or other xanthenes. An increased risk of arrhythmias may occur if patients are receiving cardiac glycosides, quinidine or tricyclic antidepressants. Interaction with alpha-and beta-blocking agents may occur.

 

Side Effects

Tremor, Nervousness, Hypokinesia, Nausea, Vomiting, Headache, Muscle cramp, Hypokalaemia, Palpitions, Tachycardia Arrhythmias, Throat irritation.

 

Precautions

Diabetes mellitus may aggravate any pre-existing D.M. and D.K.A. may require an increased dose of OHA/insulin, BHP Hypertension, Renal or hepatic disease.

 

Presentation

1000 tablets in one jar along with its packaging insert.

 

Storage

Store in a cool, dry and dark place.

 

Manufactured by

Medico Remedies Pvt. Ltd.

Palghar, Maharashtra-401 404

India.

 

Marketed by

Manfes Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

3, Belawa Street, Fegge, Onitsha,

Anambra State, Nigeria.