Tuesday, September 18, 2018 by Ralph Flores
Qvar (generic name: beclomethasone) is a drug used to inhibit the release of substances in the body that trigger inflammation. It’s classified as a steroid, and it’s used to prevent asthma attacks in adults and children aged five years and up.
Qvar is not used to treat an asthma attack that has already begun. It will not work fast enough to treat an ongoing asthma attack. It’s advisable to use a fast-acting inhalation medicine when this happens.
Individuals with the following conditions should seek the advice of a healthcare professional before starting Qvar treatment.
Women who are pregnant should consult with their healthcare provider before using Qvar. However, those who are breastfeeding should not use Qvar as it may harm a nursing baby.
Individuals who use Qvar should not come near people who are sick or have infections, particularly those with chicken pox or measles. The latter can lead to serious and even life-threatening complications for those under steroid medication.
The side effects of Qvar commonly include:
If the following are seen, immediately seek medical assistance.
The side effects of Qvar can damage the body’s endocrine, respiratory, gastrointestinal, nervous, musculoskeletal and cardiovascular systems.
Some herbs and minerals that have results comparable to Qvar and other steroids include:
It’s also best to eliminate food dyes and gluten in the diet to get the full effect of the potency of these herbs in treating asthma.
The landmark side effect after taking Qvar is a sore throat. Here are some natural ways to treat this condition.
Qvar is used to prevent the release of substances in the body that trigger inflammation.
Qvar is a steroid, and it’s used to prevent asthma attacks in adults and children aged 5 years and up.
Qvar is not used to treat an asthma attack that has already begun.
Qvar can pass through breast milk and harm a nursing baby.
People who use Qvar and are exposed to those with chickenpox or measles are at risk of serious and even life-threatening complications.
Qvar can harm the body’s endocrine, respiratory, gastrointestinal, nervous, musculoskeletal and cardiovascular systems.
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