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- Generic drugs are chemically identical to brand-name drugs in terms of active ingredient(s), intended use, quality, dosage, safety, bioavailability and effectiveness.
- Generic drugs are cheaper than brand-name drugs.
What is Generic for Becotide* used for?
Generic for Becotide* (Beclomethasone) is an oral inhalation medication used to treat respiratory problems. This corticosteroid medicine prevents and controls asthma. Also, it is used to prevent allergy symptoms such as sneezing, runny nose, and itching. This medicine may also be used to treat other conditions as determined by your doctor.
What is the recommended dosage of Generic for Becotide*?
The dosage of Generic for Becotide* prescribed to each patient will vary. Always follow your physician’s instructions and/or the directions on the prescription drug label.
What if you miss a dose of Generic for Becotide*?
If your physician has instructed or directed you to use Generic for Becotide* medication in a regular schedule and you have missed a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not double the doses unless otherwise directed.
What if you overdose on Generic for Becotide*?
Any medication taken in excess can have serious consequences. If you suspect an overdose of Generic for Becotide*, seek medical attention immediately.
What other drugs could interact with Generic for Becotide*?
Usually drug interactions occur when it is used with another drug or with food. Before you take a medication for a particular ailment, you should inform the health expert about intake of any other medications including non-prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines that may increase the effect of Generic for Becotide*, and dietary supplements like vitamins, minerals and herbal, so that the doctor can warn you of any possible drug interactions.
Generic for Becotide* can interact with other nasal medications, when used at the same time.
Do let your doctor know if you smoke, consume alcohol or caffeinated drinks, or use illegal drugs as these may interfere with the action of your medication. Make sure to inform your doctor of any medical conditions you may have, or any family history of medical problems. Do not start or stop using any medicine without consulting your doctor.
What are the side effects of Generic for Becotide*?
Like other medicines, Generic for Becotide* can cause some side effects. If they do occur, the side effects of Generic for Becotide* are most likely to be minor and temporary. However, some may be serious and may require the individual to inform the doctor or visit the nearest hospital immediately.
It is pertinent to note that side effects of Generic for Becotide* cannot be anticipated. If any side effects of Generic for Becotide* develop or change in intensity, the doctor should be informed as soon as possible.
Generic for Becotide* can cause side effects such as mouth sores, headache, stuffy nose, dry mouth, and sore throat. Some of the serious side effects of this drug are skin rash, facial swelling, loss of appetite, and weight loss. This is not a complete list of all side effects. Do concur with your doctor and follow his directions completely when you are taking Generic for Becotide*.
What are the questions to ask your doctor before taking Generic for Becotide*?
Is it possible for me to take Generic for Becotide* with other drugs?
Should certain beverages, foods and other products be avoided when I take Generic for Becotide*?
What are the possible drug interactions of Generic for Becotide*?
How will Generic for Becotide* work in my body?
How should Generic for Becotide* be taken?
How to reduce the risk of Generic for Becotide* drug interactions and side effects?
The health and medical information provided here is intended to supplement and not substitute for the expertise and judgment of your physician, pharmacists or other health care professional. It should not be understood to indicate that the use of Generic for Becotide* is safe, appropriate or effective for you. Always consult your health care professional before using this, or any other, drug.
Before using Generic for Becotide*, tell your doctor if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant or breast-feeding. While using Generic for Becotide*, avoid exposure to any type of infection.