Formonide

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  • Manufactured by: Zydus Cadila
  • Contains / Salt: Formoterol (20 mcg) + Budesonide (0.5 mg)
  • Seller: Apollo Pharmacy Limited
    • This medicine is not available on Cash on Delivery(CoD)
    • Country of Origin: India

    Formonide Information

    Formonide is a prescription medicine that is available as a Respules, Inhaler, Respicaps. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Asthma. Secondary and off-label uses of Formonide have also been mentioned below.

    The correct dosage of Formonide depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

    The side effects typically associated with Formonide include Nasopharyngitis, Headache, Back Pain. Apart from the aforementioned side effects, Formonide can also lead to other problems, which have been listed below. Such side effects of Formonide normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

    Furthermore, you should know that effect of Formonide is Moderate for pregnant women and Moderate for women who are breastfeeding. It is important to know if Formonide has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Formonide related warnings section.

    Some other conditions that can be affected by Formonide are listed in the contraindications section below.

    Drug reaction of Formonide with other medicines has been reported. See below for a complete list.

    Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Formonide is considered safe while driving, and is addictive.



    Formonide Benefits & Uses

    Formonide is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    Other Benefits

    Formonide Dosage & How to Take

    This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Asthma
    • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
    • Single Maximum Dose: 2 puff
    • Dosage Form: Inhaler
    • Dosage Route: Inhalational
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: strength 100 mcg budesonide and 6 mcg formoterol in one puff
    2 - 12 years (Child)
    • Disease: Asthma
    • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
    • Single Maximum Dose: 2 puff
    • Dosage Form: Inhaler
    • Dosage Route: Inhalational
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: strength 80 mcg budesonide and 4.5 mcg formoterol in one puff, above 6 years old can take
    Adult
    • Disease: Asthma
    • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
    • Single Maximum Dose: 2 puff
    • Dosage Form: Inhaler
    • Dosage Route: Inhalational
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: strength 100 mcg budesonide and 6 mcg formoterol in one puff
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Asthma
    • Before or After Meal: As advised by a physician
    • Single Maximum Dose: 2 puff
    • Dosage Form: Inhaler
    • Dosage Route: Inhalational
    • Frequency: 2 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: strength 100 mcg budesonide and 6 mcg formoterol in one puff


    Formonide Side Effects

    Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Formonide is used -

    Mild

    • Palpitations (fluttering in chest)
    • Sore throat

    Common

    Formonide Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Formonide safe for pregnant women?


      Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Formonide. It is best to stop taking Formonide immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

      Moderate
    • Is the use of Formonide safe during breastfeeding?


      Formonide may lead to some side effects in breastfeeding women. If you witness any unusal symptoms after taking Formonide, discontinue its use and call your doctor right away. Follow your doctor's advice regarding the use of Formonide.

      Moderate
    • What is the effect of Formonide on the Kidneys?


      Formonide does not damage the kidneys.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Formonide on the Liver?


      Formonide is completely safe for the liver.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Formonide on the Heart?


      Very few cases of side effects of Formonide on the heart have been reported.

      Mild


    Severe Interaction of Formonide with Other Drugs

    Formonide should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

    Moderate



    Formonide Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Formonide unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Formonide

    • Is this Formonide habit forming or addictive?


      No, there is no any evidence that Formonide is addictive.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      Formonide does not cause dizziness or sleep, so you can drive a vehicle or operate machinery also.

      Safe
    • Is it safe?


      Yes, but consume Formonide only on doctor's advice.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      No, the use of Formonide in mental disorders is not effective.

      No

    Formonide Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Formonide


      It is safe to take Formonide with food.

      Safe
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Formonide


      Taking alcohol with Formonide can be dangerous.

      Severe


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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience


    References

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Perforomist® (formoterol fumarate)

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 224

    April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 595-596

    April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 356-366

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 231

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Entocort® Ec (budesonide)

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Pulmicort Respules™ (budesonide)

    Product Description [Internet]: SYMBICORT. AstraZeneca



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