What is in Clenil Modulite?
The active substance of your inhaler is beclometasone dipropionate. Each puff contains 50, 100, 200 or 250 micrograms of beclometasone dipropionate. The other ingredients are glycerol, ethanol and the CFC-free propellant norflurane (HFA-134a).
Is Clenil Modulite a brand name?
About beclometasone inhalers
|Type of medicine||A corticosteroid (steroid) inhaler|
|Also called||Beclomethasone (in US); Clenil Modulite®, Easyhaler® Beclometasone, Kelhale®, Qvar®, Soprobec®; Combination brands: Fostair®, Luforbec® (beclometasone with formoterol); Trimbow® (beclometasone with formoterol and glycopyrronium)|
Is Clenil Modulite the same as beclometasone?
Clenil Modulite (beclomethasone) is prescribed for patients when their asthma is not being controlled by a reliever inhaler alone.
What happens if I stop taking Clenil Modulite?
Don’t suddenly stop using this inhaler, even if you don’t currently have any breathing problems, unless your doctor tells you otherwise. Stopping treatment is likely to make your asthma flare-up again.
How long should I take Clenil Modulite?
Clenil inhalers contain a steroid which takes a few days of using it regularly to build up its effect. Usually your symptoms should improve in 3 to 7 days. You should speak to your doctor if you do not notice any change in your symptoms after 7 days.
Which alcohol is best for asthma?
Which alcoholic drink is good for asthma? Alcoholic drinks with fewer sulfites are considered possible options for asthmatics. These include clear spirits such as gin and vodka. Although these are safer options, they should still be consumed with caution.
What is clenil Modulite used for?
Clenil modulite is a ‘preventer inhaler’. It’s prescribed to people who need to use a reliever inhaler like salbutamol more than twice a week to relieve breathing difficulties. Your breathing should usually start to improve between three to seven days after starting treatment.
What is inside the canister of clenil Modulite 100?
The canister contains a pressurised liquid. Do not expose to temperatures higher than 50°C. Do not pierce the canister. Clenil Modulite 100 is supplied in an aluminium canister fitted with a metering valve, actuator and dust cap.
Does clenil Modulite contain alcohol?
Clenil Modulite contains alcohol: Clenil Modulite contains a small amount of alcohol. Each actuation (puff) from your inhaler contains about 9 mg of ethanol. 3. How to use Clenil Modulite
When should clenil Modulite be discontinued?
Clenil Modulite should be discontinued immediately, the patient assessed and, if necessary, alternative therapy instituted. Candidiasis of the mouth and throat occurs in some patients, the incidence increasing with doses greater than 400 micrograms beclometasone dipropionate per day.