Levosalbutamol is a bronchodilator medicine that relaxes the muscles in the airways leading to the lung and improves the amount of air flow to and from the lungs. It is used to prevent and treat the symptoms of asthma and Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Major & minor side effects for Levosalbutamol
- Viral infections
- Blocked or runny nose
- Sore throat and hoarseness
- Shaking and trembling of arms and feet
- Decreased appetite
- Muscle pain and cramps
- Anxiety and nervousness
- Swelling of eyelids, face, lips, tongue
- Skin rash and spotting
- Chest pain and discomfort
- Sleep disturbances
- Increased heartbeat
- Difficulty in swallowing
- Difficulty in speaking (dysphonia)
Uses of Levosalbutamol
What is it prescribed for?
This medicine is used to prevent or treat acute attacks of asthma characterized by a sudden and severe difficulty in breathing.
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
This medicine is used to prevent and treat the symptoms associated with a group of lung diseases that block airflow and make it very difficult to breathe.