MAXIFLO INHALER 125MCG
Quantity : 3 Inhaler
MAXIFLO INHALER 125MCG
Maxiflo Inhaler 125mcg helps treat asthma & COPD(chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder). COPD is a lung disorder where the air circulation to the lungs is obstructed. This inhaler helps relax the muscles of the air passages while making breathing easier
Dose and Duration of Maxiflo Inhaler 125mcg
If you want to know about the correct dose & duration for this inhaler, speak to your healthcare provider. The doctor would advise on how often you can use this inhaler. You need to take the lowest dose possible to manage asthma.
You may see the effects of this inhaler a few days after using it. But, to see its maximum results, you need to wait for a few weeks. To get most of this inhaler, use it regularly. If you do not see any symptoms, continue using it. It means the inhaler is working effectively for you.
If you take do not use it regularly or stop in between, your COPD condition or asthma can become severe. If you experience abrupt asthma attacks, this inhaler will not be effective. In such cases, you need a rescue reliever or a quick-relief inhaler.
Make sure you know the right way of using this inhaler. If you do not use it properly, you will not be able to see its maximum results.
Uses of Maxiflo Inhaler 125mcg
Treats COPD – Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Side effects of Maxiflo Inhaler 125mcg
Most side effects don’t need you to rush to the clinic immediately. After the body gets adjusted to the inhaler, you can see the side effects going on. Speak to your medical professional if the side effects are serious.
The most common side effects of this inhaler are vomiting, nausea, fungal infections in the mouth, sore throat, hoarseness of voice, respiratory tract infection, headache, increased heart rate, cough, sore throat, and musculoskeletal pain.
If you face such symptoms, do not stop using the inhaler all of a sudden. Rather discuss it with your doctor. Some of the above-listed symptoms can be prevented easily. You can prevent it by rinsing your mouth & throat. You can also brush your teeth after you use the inhaler.
There can be some rare side effects that may be serious. Speak to your healthcare provider if they are severe. Try to avoid things that can worsen your situation. Do not practice smoking.
In case you are nursing your baby or pregnant, take advice from the doctor before using this inhaler. Also, tell your physician if you have diseases related to the kidney or liver. It will allow a doctor to prescribe the correct dose for you.
Common side effects
- Upper respiratory tract infection
- Voice change
- Infection of nasal passages/ throat
- Stomach discomfort
- Sinus inflammation
- Fungal infection of the oropharynx
Storage & Disposal
- A cool and dry place is the ideal place for storage of this inhaler
- Make sure pets and children have no access to this inhaler
In case you overdose on this inhaler, then you should consult the physician. You can visit the nearest clinic as soon as possible else you may face complications.
If you miss a dose of this inhaler, then take it once you remember. If your next dose is scheduled shortly, then ignore the missed dose and continue with a normal schedule.
Q-Can I use this Inhaler during pregnancy?
This inhaler is not safe for use in pregnant women. So, consult your physician for a much safer alternative during pregnancy.
Q-Can I use this Inhaler while breastfeeding?
Try to avoid using this inhaler while you are nursing your baby. Check with your physician before using it. The physician would suggest if it is safe or not to use this inhaler during breastfeeding.
Q-Is it safe to drive after using this Inhaler?
This inhaler will not disturb your driving abilities. It is safe to drive after using this inhaler.
Q-Is alcohol consumption safe with the use of an Inhaler?
There is no interaction of alcohol with this inhaler. Well, if you are in habit of consuming excessive alcohol, speak to your healthcare provider. Consuming too much alcohol itself will make your asthma condition complicated.
Q-Does this inhaler consists of steroids?
Yes, this inhaler consists of steroid medicine. It is quite effective in relieving the symptoms of breathing problems that arise due to asthma. The side effects of inhaled steroids are lesser as compared to steroid injections or tablets.
Precautions & Warning
Before using this inhaler, speak to your medical professional if have the following
- Thyroid disease
- Fungal/viral or bacterial infections
- High blood pressure
- Heart diseases
- Potassium levels in the blood are low
- Eye problems/cataract
- Planning pregnancy or pregnant
- Immune system disorders
- Liver diseases
- Kidney diseases
- Using other steroid medications/injectable
- Experience serious symptoms upon using this inhaler.
Make sure you use this inhaler correctly. It will help you get maximum results. Talk to your medical professional if any serious symptoms persist after using this inhaler.