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Omnacortil and asthalin safe 4 my baby?

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Dr. T Chandrakant MD

I have been operated 4 years back for Pitutory macro adenoma when it started severely bleeding ... should never go with out steroids and he prescribed omnacortil 5mg once a day for life and in case ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Kaushik K Murthy MD

is on nebulization . Her cough and wheezing is not reducing.Now doctor has prescribed omnacortil . Is it safe for her ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushik K Murthy ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Sumanth Amperayani MD

pediatrics has given 1 puff of Asthalin , 1 puff of Duolin every 6 hours for 7 days and 1 puff of budicort twise which will continue. Apart from that he has prescrbed Sinulair 4 (montelukas) and Nassonex... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Amperayani ( Pediatrician)
Dr.   Tushar Kanti Biswas MD

recommended Asthalin 2 mg tablet, Vixim 200 DT tablet, budecort 0.5 mg tablet, budecort 0.5 mg in Nebulizer , Crocin if fever felt.Doctor said it is chest congestion and should take medicines for 4 -5 days.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tushar Kanti Biswas ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

hi , i accidentally gave overdose of of omnacortil to my child, 7 months old. he was prescribed omnacortil(5mg/5ml) . the dosage was 2 ml , 3 times a day. I gave him 2 ml of omnacortil(5ml/ml). I gave ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Diptanshu Das ( Pediatrician)

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Dr.  Albana Sejdini MD

and theo/ asthalin tablet for 4 days. Now am feeling fine. My friend told me it won t affect my baby but am still worried I hope it doesn t affect my baby. Please help. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

wheezing.he often attackes cold,cough,fever.last month doctor prescribed to give azee100,omnacortil for 4 days,crocin syrup & asthalin inhaler in zerostat spacer using baby mask.is it... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari ( Pediatrician)
Dr. RITWIK ROY MD

wheezing cough. The doctor has asked us to nebulize him with asthalin however since last 2 days his cough has worsened and the doctor as asked us to nebulise him every 4 hours with asthalin and duolin ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. RITWIK ROY ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Sumanth Amperayani MD

My son is two and half year old. His weight is 17 kg. He has cold and cough, and also feel uneasy to breath. When consult pediatrician they suggest to give Asthalin & Omnacortil syrups. But he not able ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Amperayani ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

My lo is 3.5 month old.he is having chest congestion and cough. Im nebulising him 4 times a day ... prescribed omnacortil. . Its a steriod and im double minded if to give the same. . Pls suggest ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

Hello, Omnacortil ( prednisolone ) is harmful to babies only if given for prolonged time. A short term use is advised in many conditions and is not harmful in such situations. Thanks

Dr.  Satvinder Bakshi MD

technically any medicine can cause sleepiness , so yes , it is possible. thanks

Dr. Anshul Varshney MD

Dear Friend. It depends on the age and severity of Asthma.