COMPOSITION FOR SERETIDE:
FOOD INTERACTION FOR SERETIDE : No interaction found
Uses: Salmeterol is used in the treatment of asthma and chronic
Obstrucative pulmonary disorder (copd)
How it works: The Salmeterol works by relaxing the muscles in the walls of the airways. This opens the airways and makes breathing easier.
Common side effects : Rash, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Vomiting, Headache, Dizziness, Nausea, Decreased potassium level in blood, Nervousness, Oropharyngeal pain, Diarrhoea, Muscle cramp, Tachycardia, Tremor, Nasopharyngitis, Cough
Use : Fluticasone is used in the treatment of severe allergic reaction, allergic disorders, asthma, skin disorders and oral lichen planus.
How it works
Fluticasone belongs to a class of drugs called glucocorticoids/steroids. It prevents the release of the substances in the body that cause inflammation and allergies.
Common side effects : Electrolyte imbalance, Headache, Redistribution/accumulation of body fat, Bone degradation, Chest tightness, Hoarseness of voice, Increased risk of infection, Nasal congestion, Muscle disorders, Vomiting, White spots in the mouth, Nausea, Sneezing, Sore throat, Fever, Sinus pain, Increased blood pressure, Cough, Altered bone growth, Skin scar, Nose bleed, Stomach upset, Behavioural changes, Increased glucose level in blood, Cataract
ALCOHOL INTERACTION FOR SERETIDE: Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
PREGNANCY INTERACTION FOR SERETIDE : Seretide 250 evohaler may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
LACTATION INTERACTION FOR SERETIDE :
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
LACTATION INTERACTION FOR SERETIDE :Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.