Salbutamol Inhaler Uses, Interactions, Side effects
Salbutamol inhaler is prescribed to provide relief from the symptoms of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), such as shortness of breath, coughing, and wheezing. The medicine works by relaxing the smooth muscles of the airways present in the lungs, making you breathe easier. Salbutamol inhaler is usually blue in color.
Salbutamol inhaler is safe and effective if used exactly as advised by a medical provider. Salbutamol inhaler is often called the "reliever" inhaler because it gives you instant relief from shortness of breath caused by asthma or COPD. It is usually not prescribed on a daily basis. In most cases, you will be advised another inhaler to prevent your asthma or COPD symptoms, which you should use daily.