Ventolin Respirator is primarily indicated in conditions like Asthma, Bronchitis, Bronchospasm, Emphysema, Exercise-induced bronchospasm, Reversible airways obstruction, and can also be given in adjunctive therapy as an alternative drug of choice in Premature labour.
Ventolin Respirator is contraindicated in conditions like Cardiac arrhythmia, Diabetes mellitus,Hypertension, Thyrotoxicosis,lschaemic heart disease, Hypersensitivity,Antepartum haemorrhage, Toxaemia of pregnancy.
The severe or irreversible adverse effects of Ventolin Respirator, which give rise to further complications include Tachycardia, Hypokalemia, Sinus bradycardia, Ventricular ectopics, Peripheral vasodilatation. The signs and symptoms that are produced after the acute overdosage of Ventolin Respirator include Flushing, nervousness, Hypokalemia, Palpitations, CNS stimulation, Tremor, Agitation, Weakness. The symptomatic adverse reactions produced by Ventolin Respirator are more or less tolerable and if they become severe, they can be treated symptomatically, these include Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Anxiety, Palpitation, Tremor, Muscle cramps, Heart burn, Appetite stimulation.
The management of asthma should normally follow a stepwise program, and patient response should be monitored clinically and by lung function test. In patients who are considered at risk, daily peak flow monitoring may be instituted. Salbutamol should be used with caution in patients with hyperthyroidism, myocardial insufficiency, arrhythmias, hypertension and diabetes mellitus. It should be used with caution during pregnancy.