Sulbutamol Nebulizer solution belongs to a group of medicines called fast acting bronchodilators or relievers. Its used to treat the symptoms of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases such as coughing wheezing and breathlessness.
Sulbutamol Nebulizer solution is called reliever inhalers because they give you quick relief from breathing problems when you need it. In most cases you will be given another inhaler to prevent your symptoms and you should use this regularly every day. Sulbutamol Nebulizer solution works quickly and the effects can last several hours. You can use it at any time of day but only use it when you notice symptoms such as coughing wheezing, shortness of breath tightness in the chest or you know that you are going to do an activity that can cause breathlessness. When an asthma attack happens, you should take the number of puffs your doctor recommends. There are several types of inhaler devices so make sure you know how to use your inhaler correctly otherwise it may not work. Do not stop using this medicine unless your doctor tells you to. If you stop your breathing problems could get worse.
Before using Sulbutamol Nebulizer solution you should tell your doctor if you have high blood pressure an overactive thyroid gland a history of heart problems, diabetes or low levels of potassium in your blood to make sure it is safe. Also make sure your doctor knows if you are pregnant or breast feeding before taking this medicine. This medicine can make you feel dizzy or shaky therefore do not drive, use tools or machinery until you feel better. Avoid smoking as it causes damage to your lungs and will make your condition worse.