Budesonide formula

Budesonide - a bronchodilator drug has a relaxing effect on the smooth muscles of the bronchi, which improves airway.

Pharmacological action

Budesonide - is inhaled corticosteroids, anti-inflammatory effect. The combination of budesonide-formoterol reduces bronchial asthma symptoms, increases the functionality of the bronchi, reduces the likelihood of asthma exacerbations.

Budesonide, formoterol - effective complex that is well tolerated by the body.

Product form

Budesonide, formoterol available in the form of a metered powder for inhalation.


The use of budesonide is indicated for bronchial asthma.

Instructions for use of budesonide

Take budesonide inhalation. Budesonide dosage is determined individually for each patient, based on the  Budesonide
 the severity of the disease.

The average dose of budesonide, formoterol for children older than 6 liters. adults and accounts for one or two inhalations 2 r / day (using the powder for inhalation the active ingredients in a ratio 80mkg / 4 5mkg).

Adults and children older than 12 liters and also appoint one or two inhalations of budesonide, formoterol 2 p / day, but the ratio of active ingredients 160mkg / 4 5mkg.

side effects

The use of budesonide may cause headache, tremor, and irritation of mucous oropharyngeal candidiasis, tachycardia, hoarseness, coughing, agitation, muscle cramps, nausea, insomnia, dizziness, anxiety.

Sometimes, budesonide leads to urticaria, bronchospasm, rash, itching, depression, behavioral disturbances (mainly in children), adrenal suppression and growth retardation in adolescents, children, reduction in bone mineral density, cataract and ocular hypertension.

Due to the use of budesonide is rare, but there is hypersensitivity may have bruising and bruising.

Formoterol may cause angina, change in taste, labile blood pressure, hyperglycemia, paradoxical bronchospasm, atrial fibrillation, arrhythmia, extrasystoles, supraventricular tachycardia.


Budesonide is not indicated if the patient sensitivity to formoterol, budesonide, lactose, and children up to 6 liters.

Be wary appoint budesonide during pregnancy, lactation, fungal, bacterial, viral respiratory infections, pulmonary tuberculosis, hyperthyroidism, diabetes, pheochromocytoma, uncontrolled hypokalemia, hypertension, arterial severe, tachyarrhythmia, aneurysm, hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, decompensated chronic heart failure, with coronary heart disease.