Pulmicort

What is Pulmicort?

Budesonide is a glucocorticoid steroid for the treatment of asthma, COPD and non-infectious rhinitis (including hay fever and other allergies), and for treatment and prevention of nasal polyposis. In addition, it is used for Crohn's disease (inflammatory bowel disease).

A new extended-release formulation of budesonide called "Uceris" has been recently approved by the United States FDA for ulcerative colitis.

It is on the World Health Organization's List of Essential Medicines, a list of the most important medication needed in a basic health system.

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My son had a Asthma attack and we took him to hosptial. He was given Pulmicort through Nebulizer. I came to know that Pulmicort has steriod...

doctor1 MD

Hi, thanks for asking in Healthcare Magic.

Inhaled steroids suppress bronchial inflammation. When given as inhaled preparations, steroids afford...

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I just found out yesterday on this web site what the interactions of my meds is not good for me. I take Spiriva, Pulmicort, Losatan and...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Consult your doctor before stopping spiriva or pul

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Hi,
Thanks for your query.
Till mow there is no interactions in...

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Dear Dr, I've nebulised my son for the past 4 days (2x a day) with Pulmicort (0.25mg)and Duolin with added sterilised water.(He was diagnosed with...

doctor1 MD

Hey Wendy,

Yes it could be due to Pulmicort or Duolin you are giving.

Either allergic to any of it or it's side effect on skin after exposure by...

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