Aerospan helps to decrease inflammation in the lungs. Inflammation in the lungs can lead to asthma symptoms.
AEROSPAN Inhalation Aerosol does not help sudden breathing problems (wheezing). Do not use AEROSPAN Inhalation Aerosol for relief of a severe asthma attack. A short-acting bronchodilator, such as albuterol inhaler, should be used for immediate relief during an acute asthma attack.
AEROSPAN Inhalation Aerosol is used to control and prevent asthma symptoms in patients 6 years and older.
AEROSPAN Inhalation Aerosol is used for daily maintenance treatment of asthma. To get the full benefit of this medicine, use it regularly. Use only as directed by your doctor or healthcare professional.
The Possible Side effects of AEROSPAN Inhalation Aerosol
- Increased wheezing right after taking AEROSPAN Inhalation Aerosol. Always
have a short-acting bronchodilator medicine with you to treat sudden wheezing.
- Immune system effects and a higher chance for infections
- Slowed growth in children.
- Lower bone mineral density.
- Eye problems including glaucoma and cataracts.
The common side effect may include headache, fever, pain, vomiting, dyspepsia, rhinitis, rash and dizziness.
About AEROSPAN Inhalation Aerosol
AEROSPAN Inhalation Aerosol is a self-contained, compact unit. It is portable and easy to use. The inhaler unit is made up of 2 parts. The purple inner part is called the 'actuator', and it holds the metal canister of medicine. The gray outer part is called the 'spacer', and it includes the mouthpiece through which you inhale the medicine. Before use, check to be sure that the metal canister of medicine inserted fully into the purple actuator.
Adapted from Source: http://www.fda.gov/cder/foi/label/2006/021247LBL.pdf