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Budesonide Inhaler

Drug Class: Commonly Known As: Category:
Steroid Inhaler Pulmicort , giona

Budesonide Inhaler - Dosage and How to Use

How should Budesonide Inhaler be used?

  • Use your Budesonide inhaler every day to control your condition, unless otherwise informed by your healthcare professional.
  • Please refer to your Budesonide inhaler's patient information leaflet to learn how to use the inhaler.

What should I do if I miss a dose?

​If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember. Then take your next dose at the usual time. Do not take two doses to make up for the missed dose.

What should I do if I overdose?

Budesonide Inhaler - Additional Information

​​When should I throw away the medication?

For controller inhalers with dose counter, check the dose counter and change the canister once the dose counter indicates zero [000] doses.

For controller inhalers without dose counter, mark the date of opening and based on the dosing regimen, throw away when the doses are used up.

  • Updated on Wednesday, September 18, 2019
  • Article contributed by PSS National Medication Information Workgroup

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