Bambuterol Hydrochloride

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Note : Bambuterol is a pro-drug terbutaline

Indiccations asthma and other conditions associated with reversible airways obstruction

Cautions see notes above ; renal impairment (appendix 3) ; hepatic impairment (avoid if severe) ; manufacturer advises avoid in pregnancy

Side-effects

SEE NOTES ABOVE :

DOSE

  • 20 mg once daily at bedtime if patient has previously tolerated beta2 agonists; other patients, initially 10mg once daily at bedtime , increased if necessary after 1-2weeks to 20mg once daily; CHILD not recommended

BAMBEC (AstraZeneca) *POM

Tablets , both scored, bambuterol hydrochloride 10mg , net price 28-tab pack = £12.05; 20mg 28-tab pack = £13.14