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Product Details
Generic Name: beclomethasone inhalation
Brand Name: Beclovent, Qvar
Beclovent is a steroid that prevents the release of substances in the human body, which cause inflammation. It is used for preventing asthma attacks; however won’t cure an asthma attack, which has already started. Also known as Beclomethasone Dipropionate, it is a potent glucocorticoid steroid and is a prodrug of free form. Beclovent is available in an inhaler form and also with wide number of brands. As nasal spray (alanase, Beconase and Vancenase), it is used for treating rhinitis and sinusitis. It is licensed to cure ulcerative colitis in conjunction with doses of 5-aminosalicylates in UK in the form of gastric acid-resistant.
Doses of Beclovent
  • Beclovent can be taken as recommended by your doctor; however not in larger amounts and not for longer than prescribed.
  • It comes with patient instructions for effective and safe use and don’t use it for curing asthma attack, which has already started. It won’t work fast enough for reversing your symptoms, so you can use other inhalation medicines for curing asthma attack.
  • For reducing the chance of developing yeast infection in your mouth, rinse with water after using Beclovent.
  • Asthma is basically cured with combination of several medicines. To best treat your situation, use all the medicines as recommended by your physician.
  • It is important to use this inhalation regularly to get the most benefit, so get your prescription filled before you run out of medicine.
  • Take the missed dose as soon as you remember.