Levolin INHALER Uses

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Levolin INHALER indications

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The prevention and relief of bronchospasm in all forms of bronchial asthma. Reversible airway obstruction in chronic bronchitis and emphysema, bronchial obstruction in children.

Threatening preterm labor with uterine contractions; birth to 37-38 weeks of pregnancy; isthmic-cervical insufficiency, decrease in fetal heart rate, depending on uterine contractions during opening of the cervix and expulsion. As a preventive measure during surgery on the pregnant uterus (the imposition of a circular suture with the lack of internal os of the uterus).

Uses of Levolin INHALER in details

There are specific as well as general uses of a drug or medicine. A medicine can be used to prevent a disease, treat a disease over a period or cure a disease. It can also be used to treat the particular symptom of the disease. The drug use depends on the form the patient takes it. It may be more useful in injection form or sometimes in tablet form. The drug can be used for a single troubling symptom or a life-threatening condition. While some medications can be stopped after few days, some drugs need to be continued for prolonged period to get the benefit from it.

To treat and prevent bronchospasm (constriction of airways causing breathing difficulties) in reversible obstructive airway disease like asthma, or some cases of chronic bronchitis.

Levolin INHALER dosage

Levolin INHALER for oral use as a means of extending the broncho adults and children over 12 years - 2.4 mg 3-4 times / day; if necessary, the dose may be increased to 8 mg 4 times / day. Children aged 6-12 years - 2 mg 3-4 times / day; children 2-6 years - 1-2 mg 3 times / day.

Levolin INHALER for inhalation use dose depends on the applied dosage form, frequency of use depends on the testimony and the clinical situation.

As a tocolytic agent used as IV infusion in dose of 1-2 mg.

Levolin INHALER interactions

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Diuretics, corticosteroids and xanthines may augment hypokalaemia. CV effects potentiated by MAOIs, TCAs, sympathomimetics. Increases absorption of sulfamethoxazole when used together. May markedly increase heart rate and BP when used with atomoxetine. Reduces serum levels of digoxin. Hypokalaemia induced by Levolin INHALER increases the risk of digitalis toxicity. BP should be closely monitored if linezolid is used concurrently with Levolin INHALER.

Levolin INHALER side effects

Cardiovascular system: a transient expansion of peripheral blood vessels, a moderate tachycardia.

Central nervous system: headache, dizziness, nausea, vomiting.

Metabolic: hypokalaemia.

Allergic reactions: in a few cases - angioedema, allergic reactions in the form of skin rashes, urticaria, hypotension, collapse.

Other: Tremor of hands, inner trembling, tension, rarely - paradoxical bronchoconstriction, muscle cramps.

Levolin INHALER contraindications

The threat of miscarriage in I and II trimesters of pregnancy, premature placental abruption, bleeding or toxemia in the III trimester of pregnancy, infancy to 2 years; hypersensitivity to Levolin INHALER.


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Active ingredient matches for Levolin INHALER:

Levosalbutamol in India.

Salbutamol


Unit description / dosage (Manufacturer)Price, USD
LEVOLIN INHALER Inhaler / 50mcg per dose / 200 doses units (Cipla)$ 1.35
50 mcg x 200md$ 1.56
Levolin Inhaler Levosalbutamol sulphate 50mcg MDI / 200md$ 1.56
LEVOLIN INHALER MDI 50 mcg x 1 puff x 200md (Cipla)$ 1.28
Levolin Inhaler Levosalbutamol sulphate 50mcg MDI / 200md$ 1.56

List of Levolin INHALER substitutes (brand and generic names):

LEVOLIN ROTACAPS Respiratory Capsule / 100mcg per dose / 30 units (Cipla)$ 0.32
LEVOSTAR TABLET 1 strip / 10 tablets each (Pacific Drugs & Chemicals)$ 1.30
Medolin 2 mg x 100 x 10's (Medochemie)
Medolin 4 mg x 100 x 10's (Medochemie)
Medolin 2 mg x 100 Tablet (Medochemie)
Medolin 2 mg x 500 Tablet (Medochemie)
Medolin 2 mg x 1000 Tablet (Medochemie)
Medolin 4 mg x 10 Blister x 10 Tablet (Medochemie)
Medolin 4 mg x 1 Bottle 500 Tablet (Medochemie)
Medolin 4 mg x 1 Bottle 1000 Tablet (Medochemie)
Tablets; Oral; Albuterol Sulfate 2 mg (Medochemie)
Tablets; Oral; Albuterol Sulfate 4 mg (Medochemie)
Medolin 10mg Tablet (Medochemie)$ 0.08
Mozal 4 mg x 100's
Mozal 4 mg x 500's
Mozal 4 mg x 1000's
Nefty S 1000+500 Injection (Neuron Pharma Pvt. Ltd.)$ 1.75
New Ventiphyline 2+157.23 Tablet (Yash Pharma International)$ 0.01
New Ventiphyline Forte 4+314.46 Tablet (Yash Pharma International)$ 0.01
Nioxol 100 ml Syrup (Woodrock Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.)$ 0.03
Nioxol S 100 ml Syrup (Woodrock Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.)$ 0.03
Nopant 6 mg/1 mL x 20 mL
Onimar PD 100 ml Syrup (Emcee Pharmaceuticals Pvt.Ltd.)$ 0.02
ONIMAR PD 50 MG/1 MG SYRUP 1 bottle / 100 ML syrup each (Emcee Pharmaceuticals Pvt.Ltd.)$ 0.51
Onimar PD 50 mg/1 mg Syrup (Emcee Pharmaceuticals Pvt.Ltd.)$ 0.51

References

  1. DailyMed. "ALBUTEROL: DailyMed provides trustworthy information about marketed drugs in the United States. DailyMed is the official provider of FDA label information (package inserts).". https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailyme... (accessed September 17, 2018).
  2. PubChem. "Salbutamol". https://pubchem.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/com... (accessed September 17, 2018).
  3. DrugBank. "Salbutamol". http://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB01001 (accessed September 17, 2018).

Reviews

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User reports

Consumer reported useful

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3 consumers reported price estimates

Was the price you paid to purchase the drug reasonable? Did you feel it was expensive?
The below mentioned numbers have been reported by ndrugs.com website users about whether the Levolin INHALER drug is expensive or inexpensive. There is a mixed opinion among users. The rating about the cost of the drug depends on factors like which brand drug the patient purchased, how effective it was for the price paid, the country or place the drug is marketed, and the economic condition of the patient. The users who feel the drug is expensive can look for an alternative brand drug or a generic drug to save the cost.
Users%
Not expensive2
66.7%
Expensive1
33.3%


Consumer reported time for results

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13 consumers reported age

Users%
16-296
46.2%
6-152
15.4%
1-52
15.4%
46-602
15.4%
> 601
7.7%


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