Tuesday, September 18, 2018 by Ellaine Castillo
Symbicort (generic name: budesonide and formoterol) is a combination of two different drugs. It contains budesonide, a steroid that reduces inflammation, and formoterol, a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airway. It is used to prevent bronchospasm in patients with asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
However, women who are pregnant cannot take Symbicort since its effects on unborn children have not been observed.
Taking pradaxa can cause an allergic reaction in some people. Seek immediate medical attention if you experience the following signs of an allergic reaction: hives, difficult breathing, or swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat. Consult with a healthcare professional if you have any of the following conditions:
Some serious side effects may also be experienced when taking Symbicort. Immediately seek medical help if you experience any of the following:
Symbicort can also cause common side effects, such as:
Symbicort may have some side effects that can inflict damage on the nervous, respiratory, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, metabolic, and endocrine systems. Aside from these, Symbicort has also been observed to affect the eyes and skin. Some patients have also experienced psychiatric disorders, such as anxiety, depression, and aggression, after taking Symbicort.
Symbicort is used to help people with breathe better. Some foods that can also improve respiration are:
People who take Symbicort may experience high blood pressure as a side effect. Some home remedies for high blood pressure include:
Aside from high blood pressure, patients who take Symbicort also experience difficulty in breathing. This can be remedied by taking steam baths. The warm steam alleviates nasal congestion and airway irritation associated with asthma. This could be because of the moisture that steam provides to the lungs. However, not everyone may respond well to this since there are cases where steam baths exacerbate asthma.
Symbicort is a combination budesonide and formoterol that is used to prevent bronchospasm in patients with asthma and COPD.
Side effects of Symbicort may inflict damage on the nervous, respiratory, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, metabolic, and endocrine systems.
Asthma and high blood pressure induced by Symbicort can also be treated by natural treatments and other home remedies.
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