What is Symbicort Turbohaler?
Symbicort Turbohaler is an inhaler that should be used every day to prevent the symptoms of asthma. It contains a corticosteroid medicine and makes it easier for asthma sufferers to breathe and get on with their days without being bothered by symptoms.
Symbicort can be used to treat asthma in adults and children aged 6 and above. Before you can buy Symbicort Turbohaler, you must have a prescription from your doctor.
How does Symbicort Turbohaler work?
The two active ingredients mentioned above work together to minimize the risk of a flare-up of asthma symptoms. Budesonide is a corticosteroid medicine that works by reducing swelling and inflammation in the lungs. It also works to prevent swelling and inflammation from occurring. Formoterol fumarate dihydrate works to relax the muscles in your airways, which makes it easier for you to breathe.
It is important to use Symbicort every day, regardless of whether your asthma is flaring up or not. This will ensure that you are getting the maximum benefits out of the medicine contained in this inhaler.
Who can use Symbicort Turbohaler?
Do not use this inhaler if you are allergic to budesonide, formoterol fumarate dihydrate, or any of the other ingredients contained in this medicine.
Do not use Symbicort Turbohaler without speaking to your doctor or pharmacist if you have any of the conditions listed below:
- High blood pressure
- You have or have ever had a heart problem
- Thyroid or adrenal gland problems
- Lung infection
- Low levels of potassium in your blood
- Severe liver problems
What is Symbicort Turbohaler use to treat?
Symbicort Turbohalers are prescribe for people who suffer from asthma. This inhaler is known as a “preventer inhaler”, which means it works to prevent asthma symptoms from bothering you.
Some people who use Symbicort Turbohaler are also prescribing a separate “reliever inhaler”, which you should carry with you at all times. However, some people are prescribed Symbicort Turbohaler as their primary inhaler, meaning they should also use this inhaler to relieve asthma symptoms. In this case, you should carry your inhaler with you at all times.
Symbicort Turbohaler is available in three different doses. Your doctor will prescribe the appropriate dose depending on whether Symbicort is being used as your primary inhaler or just as your preventer.
Why is Symbicort Turbohaler prescribe for asthma?
The Symbicort Turbohaler contains two active ingredients, one of which is a corticosteroid called budesonide. This medicine has been clinically test and found to be highly effective in reducing swelling and inflammation within the lungs. It has also been shown to be safe to use in the long term.
Formoterol fumarate dihydrate is the second active ingredient, which is a long-acting beta2 adrenoceptor agonist medicine, sometimes known as a bronchodilator. This medicine makes it easier for you to breathe. Clinical trials found that the combination of these two medicines used within Symbicort Turbohaler can effectively relieve the symptoms of asthma in adults and adolescents.
Can you buy Symbicort Turbohaler online?
You can order Symbicort Turbohaler online from Buygenmeds after completing an online consultation with one of our UK-based prescribers. This is to make sure this inhaler is suitable for you to use.
Symbicort Turbohaler Alternatives
A wide variety of asthma inhalers can be order from our online pharmacy.
Budesonide is also the active ingredient contain in Pulmicort, which is a preventer inhaler, taken each day to prevent the symptoms of asthma.
Salbutamol inhalers are commonly prescribe as relievers. The likes of Salamol Easi-Breathe, Ventolin, and Airomir can be order from Buygenmeds after an online consultation.
Seretide is also available, which is a combination inhaler. This means that it can be use to both prevent and relieve asthma symptoms.