Theo Asthalin 2mg+100mg
About Theo Asthalin Tablet
The Theo Asthalin tablet is used to treat Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD).
This tablet's two main active ingredients are Salbutamol (2mg) and Theophylline (100mg).
Salbutamol and Theophylline belong to a class of drugs known as Bronchodilators and Xanthine, respectively.
Together, it helps treat Asthma and COPD, both of which are long-term conditions of the lungs.
This tablet is a prescription-based medication and should be taken as per the recommendations given by the doctor.
Cipla Ltd manufactures Theo Asthalin pills.
Uses of Theo Asthalin Tablet
Theo Asthalin pills have received many positive reviews in treating the following medical conditions:
When you have Asthma, your airways constrict, making breathing hard. Theo-Asthalin relaxes your airway muscles, helping you breathe more easily.
It also helps alleviate other symptoms like chest pain, difficulty breathing, wheezing and coughing.
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a group of lung diseases that get worse over time, like Emphysema and Chronic bronchitis (inflammation of bronchial tubes).
At first, it may not be too bad, but if it gets bad, it can completely block the airways and hurt the lungs.
Theo Asthalin Tablet works by calming down the muscles in the airways and opening them up to make breathing easier.
How it works
Theo Asthalin Tablet helps manage Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease by relaxing and widening the narrowed or blocked airways (bronchial tubes) of the lungs, making breathing easier.
This is accomplished by making the airways less likely to become blocked again.
Theo Asthalin pills are taken to treat an Asthma attack in its early stages, often known as an acute attack and wheezing.
Theo Asthalin Tablet dose varies amongst patients depending on their age and the severity of their medical condition.
Your primary care physician would perform a proper diagnostic and prescribe the appropriate dose of this medication.
Make sure you stick to the medication's suggested dosage.
How to take
Theo Asthalin Tablet should always be taken as directed by a medical practitioner. Take the following actions to ensure proper medicine administration:
Your doctor should tell you how to use Theo Asthalin Tablet
Do not cut, break, or chew the medicine; instead, swallow it with a glass of water
It would be preferable if you took it at a specific time for the best benefits
It would be best if you stayed within the recommended dose suggested by your doctor
As soon as you recall, take the missed dose. If your next dose is approaching, skip the missing dose. Refrain from doubling your dose to compensate for a missed dose.
In an overdose, seek emergency medical attention or contact a doctor. Overdose can include dry mouth, shivering, chest pain, an accelerated heart rate, convulsions, and fainting.
Theo Asthalin Tablet is a safe and effective treatment for Asthma and COPD; however, if any of the following side effects develop, contact a medical professional immediately:
- Muscle cramp
- Throat irritation
- Difficulty in urination
- Respiratory tract infection
- Arrhythmia (irregular heartbeats)
- Decreased potassium level in the blood
Before beginning any medical treatment with medication such as Theo Asthalin Tablet, tell your doctor about your medical history.
Interactions with the Theo Asthalin pills are possible while taking certain medications or when a patient has a pre existing medical condition.
Make sure to tell your doctor if you have any of the following conditions before you start taking Theo Asthalin Tablet:
- Kidney disease
- Liver disease
- Heart problems
- Thyroid disorder
- Gastric or Peptic ulcer
Taking the following drugs with Theo Asthalin medication can increase your risk of experiencing an interaction:
While you are using Theo Asthalin medication, it is essential to practice the following precautions:
- Take this medication exactly as prescribed
- Do not exceed the amount advised/prescribed. Consult your doctor if you encounter any adverse side effects
- Avoid using if you are allergic to any of the substances in this medication
- Ensure that the course of treatment is fully completed
- It is not safe to consume alcohol when using Theo-Asthalin Tablet
- Do not discontinue using this medication without first visiting your doctor
Theo Asthalin Tablet should be stored in a cool, dry place. Keep children and pets at a safe distance from this medication.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the use of the Theo Asthalin tablet?
Theo-Asthalin Tablet facilitates breathing by expanding the airways. It also relieves chest tightness, shortness of breath, wheezing and coughing.
Is Theo Asthalin a steroid?
No, Theo Asthalin is not a steroid. It is a Methylxanthine medication that relaxes the smooth muscles around the lungs' airways. It relaxes the airways in the lungs, making breathing easier.
Can I take an Asthalin tablet every day?
Asthalin is safe in most cases, but if you require it thrice daily for a more extended period, you should meet with a chest physician, who will determine the severity of your Asthma and customize treatment accordingly.