Budecort 200 Inhaler


Manufacturer: Cipla Ltd Salt Compositions: Budesonide (200mcg)
Storage: Store below 30°C


Information About Budecort 200 Inhaler

Budecort 200 Inhaler is a medication used to treat asthma symptoms such as wheezing and shortness of breath. It is a steroid that is used as a “preventer.” You will also require a fast-acting “reliever” because this medication will not stop an asthma attack that has already begun.

Your doctor will advise you on how frequently you should use Budecort 200 Inhaler. It is critical that you take the smallest dose necessary to adequately control your asthma. This medicine’s effect may be visible after a few days, but it will not be at its peak for several weeks. This medication must be taken on a regular basis in order to be successful, therefore continue taking it even if you are not experiencing any symptoms. The absence of symptoms indicates that the medication is working. Your asthma may worsen if you stop taking it. It should not be used to treat unexpected asthma attacks. If you have an asthma attack, use your “reliever” inhaler. 

The most common side effects include throat discomfort, swallowing difficulties, and fungal infections in the mouth or throat. If you acquire them, don’t stop taking it; instead, consult your doctor. You can help prevent these symptoms by washing your mouth and throat with water after using your inhaler or brushing your teeth. Other, less common, but potentially significant adverse effects exist. If you are concerned about them, consult your doctor. In general, you should aim to avoid situations that aggravate your asthma (your triggers) and avoid smoking.

If you have tuberculosis, infections in your mouth or lungs, or liver illness, you should consult your doctor before using Budecort 200 Inhaler. You may be more susceptible to infections while taking it, so avoid contact with persons who have colds or the flu. Long-term usage of Budecort 200 Inhaler may result in weak bones (osteoporosis) and eye impairment (glaucoma or cataracts). You may require bone density and ocular pressure exams. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, consult your doctor about whether it is safe to take this medication.

Budecort 200 Inhaler Uses

  • Asthma

Budecort 200 Inhaler Benefits

Budecort 200 Inhaler 200 mdi improves breathing by lowering airway edema and irritation. It is used to treat allergic rhinitis (an allergy that produces itchy, watery eyes and sneezing), COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary illness, a lung illness that limits airflow and causes trouble breathing), and asthma-related chest tightness, wheezing, and coughing.

Budecort 200 Inhaler Side Effects

  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Fungal infection of mouth
  • Fungal infection of oropharynx
  • Headache
  • Abdominal pain
  • Depression
  • Joint pain
  • Cushing syndrome
  • Dyspepsia
  • Increased risk of infection
  • Muscle pain
  • Muscle weakness
  • Muscle twitching
  • Osteoporosis
  • Irritability
  • Euphoria (feeling of intense excitement and happiness)

How to Use Budecort 200 Inhaler

Before using, read the label carefully. Shake the inhaler well. While breathing in through your mouth, press the inhaler once to release the drug and hold your breath for 10 seconds. Repeat until you have breathed the recommended amount of puffs. After that, thoroughly rinse your mouth with water and spit it out.


Q1. Does the Budecort 200 Inhaler relieve coughing?

Budecort 200 Inhaler is used to treat coughs induced by asthma. It is used to treat a cough that sounds like a ‘dog bark’ in children. This cough is produced by inflammation and swelling of the airways, which narrows them more. As a result, when your youngster tries to breathe through the tiny route, it becomes difficult to do so, resulting in coughing. Budecort 200 Inhaler aids in the relief of airway irritation and edema.

Q2. Does the Budecort 200 Inhaler cause blood sugar to rise?

Yes, taking Budecort 200 Inhaler orally may cause an increase in blood sugar levels. However, with Budecort 200 Inhaler inhalers, an increase in blood sugar levels is extremely unusual and may occur only if extremely large doses are taken for an extended period of time.

Q3. Is the Budecort 200 Inhaler safe to use?

Budecort 200 Inhaler is safe when used according to your doctor’s instructions. Take it precisely as instructed and don’t miss a single dosage. Follow your doctor’s instructions exactly, and notify him or her if any of the adverse effects trouble you.


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