Seretide Diskus 50mcg/500mcg
Quantity : 60 doses
Seretide Diskus 50mcg/500mcg
A recurring condition that makes it difficult to breathe, which is caused due to the chemical messengers in the human body is called Asthma. Due to asthma, airways inflame and narrow down. You will have a problem in a normal way and you will also have symptoms like too much coughing, difficulties in breathing, and wheezing. To control these symptoms, you should use Seretide Diskus 50mcg/500mcg. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a similar condition to Asthma. There are a lot of similar symptoms between these two. But the treatment options available are different. The relieving medicine may be different, but as the symptoms are similar controller medicine can be the same. Yes, you can use the same medicine Seretide Diskus 50mcg / 500mcg to control the symptoms.
Always use Seretide Diskus 50mcg / 500mcg only after taking proper medical suggestions. Never use the medicine if it is not prescribed to you. Asthma or COPD is a condition related to respiration and hence you need to treat it with a lot of care. The dosage plays a very important role in the medicine working well. So, your doctor will help you with the right directions and dose. Usually, Asthma can be affected by anyone. But this usually starts in children below the age of five years. Hence the treatment process should be planned well for avoiding the symptoms and asthma triggers.
How does Seretide Diskus 50mcg/500mcg start working?
For the medicine to start working and show the full effect on your body, you need to take the right dose. This drug Seretide Diskus 50mcg / 500mcg contains Salmeterol and Fluticasone Propionate. Salmeterol is the bronchodilator and Fluticasone Propionate is the steroid. These two will work together to make your breathing process easy. Fluticasone Propionate will work towards reducing the swelling (Inflammation) in the airways of your lungs. Salmeterol will widen the airways for a much better breathing experience. So, just make sure that you are using the medicine in the right way for better results. You may not be able to see the complete results of the medicine in the initial days. But in a few days, you can see it working and after a few weeks, you can see the complete results.
How to take Seretide Diskus 50mcg/500mcg?
Seretide Diskus 50mcg/500mcg is different from the inhalers and rotahalers that you are using. This Diskus comes in a shape of a small round disc. It has medicine already loaded in it. It has a small mouthpiece with a cap attached to it. There will also be a small display on the top of the Diskus that shows the number of puffs left.
You should first exhale away from the Diskus and as far as you can. Rotate the cap on the mouthpiece to open it. You should place the mouthpiece near your lips and hold it tight. You should now inhale as deeper as possible but only through your mouth. Once you are done, just hold it for as long as possible, or at least a few seconds. Now exhale very slowly from your mouth. Repeat it, as per the number of puffs suggested by the doctor, or close the cap of the Diskus.
Once you are done, you need to clear your mouth with water and spit out the water.
Some helpful tips:
These tips can be very helpful for those who are using the medicine Seretide Diskus 50mcg/500mcg for the first time.
- Use the medicine every day at the same time for better results.
- Maintain the right dose to avoid any concerns.
- It does not affect driving, but it is good to wait for a few minutes before you drive after taking the medicine.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Q-Is Seretide Diskus 50mcg/500mcg habit forming?
No, this medicine is not habit-forming and hence you need not worry.
Q-Is the side effect serious with this medication?
No, serious side effects have been reported so far due to the use of this medicine. No doctor suggests any medicine to you if the medicine can cause harm to your body.
Q-Can I stop using the medicine if the symptoms stop showing?
No, it is not safe to stop using it without consulting your doctor. This medicine has to be taken every day for better results.
Q-How long does the medicine take to show good results?
Medicine may not start showing results from the first day but it can start working after a few days. Also, you will be able to see full results after a few weeks only.
To conclude, Seretide Diskus 50mcg/500mcg does not cause any major side effects or other issues to the person using it. You or your loved ones will see good results and will be able to control asthma triggers with this medicine.