Ventolin is the prescribed medication which you can take in the form of the inhaler, tablets, and solution. The inhaler use by those people who are facing the breathing related problem as like asthma. The inhaler is used by children who are under the age of 6 years and who are suffering from the condition.
If you are going to take ventolin, then you should know about the below-mentioned things. It is important for you to know.
- Specific details
When you are going outside, or anywhere then you should keep the medication with you every time because you don’t know when you need it. Take any other medication with prescribed by your doctor. If you don’t get any result as like preventing you from the attacks, then you should talk with your doctor.
If you need the high dosage of the medication, then it shows that you are facing a serious asthma condition. After using the inhaler, you should not store in the car especially when the days are hot.
- Before using ventolin
You don’t have to take the medication if you are allergic to any other brand of the medication.
Make sure the medication is safe for you or not when you have:-
- heart diseases
- high blood pressure
- seizure disorder
- diabetic patient
If you are pregnant or intend to be then, you must inform your doctor about this because the medication is not safe for you in that condition. When you are on the treatment of the ventolin, then you should do feed your baby because it is harmful to your baby.
- How to take?
Take the medication exactly prescribed by your doctor. Don’t take more or less amount and for longer without recommendation.
- Follow all the directions and instructions that are given by your doctor.
- Take the recommended dose of the medication and follow the safety measures.
- If you are facing any unwanted side effects, then you should inform your doctor.
- Before using it, you should shake well.
How to use the inhaler?
Now we are going to tell you that how you should use the inhaler?
- Before each spray, you should shake it well.
- After that now you will uncap the inhaler and breathe out.
- If you use the inhaler for more than one time in a day, then you should wait for just 1 minute and shake it again.
- After using it keep the inhaler clean and store it properly at clean and dry place.
These are some essential things which are important for you to know when you are going to use the inhaler of the ventolin medication.