Buy Generic Serevent Diskus
Active ingredient: Salmeterol
Product Code: PR10672
What is this drug?
Severent diskus is used to dilate constricted airways. It is prescribed in bronchoconstrictive diseases like asthma, COPD, emphysema and even bronchitis. It is even used in exercise related spasm of the airways. It should not be used alone and as a first line of treatment in asthma.
Classification and Mechanism of Action
Generic Severent diskus contains salmeterol as the main drug. It is a bronchodilator belonging to the group of beta2-adrenergic agonists. It stimulates an enzyme called intracellular adenyl cyclase which increases the conversion of cyclic AMP. Increased cAMP inhibits the mast cell mediators thus reducing inflammation. It relaxes the smooth muscles in the bronchial wall thus causing dilation of the air passages.
Looking after your drug
Store it in a cool and dry place away from the reach of children. Never wash any part of the inhaler. Do not use after 6 weeks of opening the pack.
How to take Generic Serevent Diskus?
Activate the inhaler. Inhale through the mouth. Do not exhale into the inhaler.
The usual dose is 2 inhalations twice a day. Call your doctor to know your dose.
Consult your doctor right away.
If it is time for your next dose then skip the missed dose or else take it as soon as you remember. Do not double dose.
Warnings and Precautions
It can increase asthma related hospitalization and death. Do not use in an acute asthmatic attack. Use with caution in special population.
Possible Side Effects
· Throat irritation
· Hoarseness of voice
· Agitation, nervousness
· Dry mouth or throat
When Generic Serevent Diskus should not be used?
Hypersensitivity, acute asthma
How long should you take the drug?
As long as prescribed.