Advertisement

What should I know about budesonide and formoterol?

You should not take budesonide and formoterol during an asthma attack. Some research has indicated that budesonide and formoterol may increase the possibilities of asthma-related death. You should talk with your doctor before taking it if you have heart disease, high blood pressure, seizures, thyroid disorder, osteoporosis, herpes simplex infections that affect your eyes, diabetes, tuberculosis or imbalances in electrolytes. You should also tell your doctor about any allergies you may have and if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.

Continue Learning about Nasal Agent

What medications interact with antihistamine nasal sprays?
Donna Hill Howes, RNDonna Hill Howes, RN
If you are taking thalidomide, orphenadrine, or an anticholinergic drug, olopatadine can lead to sid...
More Answers
Do antihistamines have any side effects?
Dr. Egilius L. Spierings, MDDr. Egilius L. Spierings, MD
Some antihistamines (both over-the-counter and prescription) can make you drowsy, slow your reaction...
More Answers
What are the side effects of chronic nasal spray use?
Lawrence T. Chiaramonte, MDLawrence T. Chiaramonte, MD
Someone whose nose is constantly clogged because of allergic rhinitis will snort nasal sprays like N...
More Answers
What should I know before taking oral antihistamines?
Univ. of Nev. School of Medicine, Family MedicineUniv. of Nev. School of Medicine, Family Medicine
Before taking oral antihistamines you should know that generally the second generation second genera...
More Answers

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.