Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate)
What is Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate) used for?Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate) is used in the treatment of bronchospasm and asthma. It is also given to patients who suffer from lung diseases, such as emphysema, bronchitis and other conditions. This drug is in a class of medications known as adrenergic bronchodilators, which work by helping to open up the air passages in the lungs, which in turn helps to ease breathing and relieve symptoms such as coughing and breathlessness.
How should I use Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate)?
Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate) tablets are taken orally. Adult patients are sometimes directed to take 60mg to 80mg per day, divided into 3 or 4 doses. The dosage for children is less. However, the exact dosage for each individual varies, and patients should always consult their physician before taking this drug, so that the correct dosage can be prescribed.
What are the side effects of Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate)?
Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate) may cause some side effects to occur, such as:
You should immediately consult your physician if any of these side effects persist or worsen, or if any other side effects occur, such as difficulty breathing, a fast pounding heartbeat or chest pain.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Alupent-10 (Orciprenaline Sulphate). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.