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Proventil

PROVENTIL

Proventil (albuterol) is used for the treatment or prevention of bronchospasm with reversible obstructive airway disease.

Proventil

It is one of the commonly used medicines. It is a bronchodilator.

Composition of Proventil:

The active component of Proventil Inhalation Aerosol is albuterol sulfate. It is a relatively selective beta2-adrenergic bronchodilator. The official generic name is Albuterol sulfate in the United States. The recommended name for the drug is Salbutamol sulfate as per the World Health Organization. The molecular weight of albuterol sulfate is 576.7. It is a white crystalline solid which is soluble in water. It is a pressurized metered-dose aerosol unit for oral inhalation. It is suggested to prime the inhaler before using for the first time. The medicine does not contain chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) as the propellant.

Uses of Proventil:

As this medicine is a bronchodilator, it helps in relaxing the muscles and opening the airways. This medicine is used to treat Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It is also used to treat shortness of breath and wheezing. It is also used to treat bronchospasm in people.

Side- Effects of Proventil:

Like all medicines, even Proventil can have side effects. Many people may report minor to no side effects of using this medicine. You may need immediate medical help if you get any allergic reactions such as hives, swelling of face, lips or eyes and unable to breathe. Apart from these, you may also face some common side effects of this medicine, which are:

  • Wheezing
  • Choking
  • Chest pain
  • Fast heart rate
  • Pounding heartbeats
  • Fluttering in the chest
  • Fruity breath odor
  • Pain or burning sensation while urinating
  • High blood sugar
  • Increased thirst
  • Increased urination
  • Always hungry
  • Dry mouth
  • Drowsiness
  • Weight loss
  • Low potassium levels
  • Irregular heartbeats
  • Numbness or tingling
  • Muscle weakness
  • Limp feeling
  • Dry skin
  • Blurred vision

There can be other less common side effects of this medicine as well. Consult your doctor immediately if you have:

  • Headache
  • Diarrhea
  • Back pain
  • Dizziness
  • Stuffy or running nose
  • Feeling nervous
  • Nausea
  • Upset stomach
  • Sore throat
  • Body aches
  • Sinus pain

Contraindications of Proventil:

The doctor will go through your medical history before prescribing this medicine to you. They would want to know if you have a history of Epilepsy, heart disease, congestive heart failure, Diabetes, overactive thyroid, low potassium levels in the blood or a heart rhythm disorder. If you are allergic to the medicine or to any of its ingredients, do let the doctor know. If in case you are going to use this medicine for a long term, it is advised that you frequently visit your doctor to be monitored for any signs of side effects. This medicine may interact with other medicines, hence, inform your doctor if you are using any prescription medicine or non-prescription medicine or herbal supplements.

Pregnancy and Proventil:

It has not been confirmed yet if the medicine can affect the fetus. However, if you are going to use this medicine, let the doctor know if you are pregnant. The doctor will share the Do`s and Don'ts in such a case. It is not confirmed yet whether the medicine passes into the breast milk.

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