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Please describe the medication: budesonide?

Please describe the medication: budesonide?

Budesonide: Prevents asthma attacks. This medicine is a steroid. Budesonide is a steroid for the treatment of asthma and non-infectious rhinitis (including hay fever and other allergies), and for treatment and prevention of nasal polyposis. In addition, it is used for crohn's disease (inflammatory bowel disease). ...Read more

Dr. Amir Sharafkhaneh
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Budesonide (Definition)

Prevents asthma attacks. This medicine is a steroid. Budesonide is a steroid for the treatment of asthma and non-infectious rhinitis (including hay fever and other allergies), and for treatment and prevention of nasal polyposis. In addition, it is used for crohn's ...Read more


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Does a budesonide inhaler work well?

Does a budesonide inhaler work well?

Yes: It should work if used properly and remember Budesonide is used as a controller but not as a reliever, that is it should be used every day to prevent asthma flare ups, albuterol is use as a reliever, that is it should be used when wheezing , having chest tightness etc... ...Read more

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Can budesonide be used in Crohn's disease?

Can budesonide be used in Crohn's disease?

Yes: It would work best in crohns involving the end of the small intestine and/or the beginning of the colon. ...Read more

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Can both Duolin and Budesonide neb be used together in the same nebulizer?

Can both Duolin and Budesonide neb be used together in the same nebulizer?

Mgt: You can use different nebulized medications and delivery them using the same nebulizer. It is best not to mix these together. I would suggest using the Bronchodilator first and then the steroid preparation. ...Read more

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Is it safe to be on Budesonide indefinitely? I have taken it for 14 years and only recently developed skin thinning. I can't take other drugs.

Is it safe to be on Budesonide indefinitely?  I have taken it for 14 years and only recently developed skin thinning.  I can't take other drugs.

Mgt: It may be associated with some adverse effects which I would suggest reviewing in the product insert, rinsing your mouth after use, and avoiding smoke. A virtual appointment may be booked online to review your labs and action plan. ...Read more

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Can budesonide aggravate tendonitis?

Can budesonide aggravate tendonitis?

Tendinitis: Budesonide as an inhaled steroid should have no detrimental effect on tendinitis. If your tendinitis is aggravated consider another reason. If the tendinitis has been there longer than 6-8 weeks should consider it not to be inflammated (itis) but instead to be tendinosis. Tendinosis is a chronic change in the tendon. ...Read more

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How effective is Budesonide for treating croup?

How effective is Budesonide for treating croup?

Mgt: This medication can be used to treat inflammation in the airway. Other treatments include cool air mist. Usually croup is a mild self limited illness. ...Read more

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Does a budesonide inhaler work as performance enhancer?

Does a budesonide inhaler work as performance enhancer?

Budesonide inhaler: No it is used as a controller med for bronchial asthma and it is not a performance enhancer it is a inhaled steroid for asthma. ...Read more

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