General English name: Aclidinium
Brand: Eklira Genuair
Application: Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in adults
Aquidinium Drug Information
Drug Information: Aquidinium belongs to a group of drugs called air dilators. Aquidinium is used to treat obstructive pulmonary disease. In this disease, due to the closure of the airways, symptoms such as wheezing and shortness of breath occur. To reduce the symptoms of this disease, inhaled aclidinium is prescribed. Aquidinium is used for long-term treatments and has no immediate or short-term effects. Aclidinium allows air to flow more easily through the pulmonary ducts by opening the airways. Aquidinium is used by inhalation.
Contraindications to the use of Aquidinium
Pay attention to the expiration date of the medicine and do not take it if the medicine in your hand has expired.
Never give the medicine to anyone else, even if you have the same symptoms.
Do not take more than the dose prescribed by your doctor.
Check for drug interactions and be sure to tell your doctor what other medications you are taking.
Drug Interaction Aquidinium
Drug interactions may alter drug performance and increase the risk of serious side effects. Make a list of all the medicines (including prescription / over-the-counter medicines and herbal products) you use and share them with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not change the dose of your medicine without consulting your doctor or stop taking the medicine.
Tips to consider before taking Aquidinium
Some medications can not be prescribed under certain conditions, and some medications may be prescribed if additional treatment is needed. Therefore, it is best for your doctor to know the following before taking Achlidinium:
- If you are pregnant if you are breast-feeding.
- If you have prostate or urinary problems.
- If you have any heart disease.
- If you have glaucoma.
- If you are taking other medicines. These include all available medicines, whether prescribed or used by your doctor, such as herbal medicines and supplements.
- If you are allergic to any medicine.
Possible side effects of Aquidinium
All drugs, along with their positive effects, can cause unwanted side effects in the body. However, these complications do not occur in all people. If there is a negative change in your health after taking the medicine, it is better to consult your doctor. Many complications may be similar to the symptoms of other illnesses.
Headache: Ask your doctor to prescribe a suitable painkiller.
Diarrhea: Drink plenty of water to replenish lost water.
Sore throat and nose, cough: Tell your doctor if any of these things bother you.
Dry mouth: Use sugar-free gum.
How to store Aquidinium
Keep the medicine out of the reach of children.
Keep the medicine in a cool, dry place away from heat and direct sunlight.