Ventolin nebula , Ventilor , Ventolin echohaler , Nebutamol , Salamol – eco, Salamol – eco easy breathing, Salbutamol – Intel , Salbutamol – neo , Salmodil .
It has a strong and long-lasting (5 to 8 hours) bronchodilator effect.
Indications for use
Acute asthma attacks, chronic obstructive bronchitis.
Dosage and administration
The drug is intended for inhalation by inhalation through the mouth with a nebulizer, it should be used under medical supervision. The solution should not be injected or swallowed.
Adults . The usual initial inhaled dose of salbutamol is 2.5 mg. It can be increased to 5 mg. Repeat inhalation 4 times a day. For the treatment of adult patients with severe airway obstruction, the dose may be increased to 40 mg per day.
Children over 12 years old . Doses for adults.
Children aged 4 to 11 years . The usual initial inhaled dose of salbutamol is 2.5 mg. It can be increased to 5 mg. Repeat inhalation 4 times a day.
Children under the age of 4 years: other dosage forms of the drug should be used.
Tremor, headache; very rarely – hyperactivity, tachycardia; infrequently – a feeling of increased heartbeat, a violation of the heart rhythm, including ventricular fibrillation, supraventricular tachycardia and extrasystole; frequency unknown – myocardial ischemia.
Hypersensitivity in the anamnesis to the components of the drug, the threat of miscarriage, lactation.
Symptoms . Tachycardia, tremors, hyperactivity, hypokalemia .