Beclate Rotacaps 100mcg (Beclomethasone)

Brand Name: Beclate Rotacaps
Generic Name: Beclomethasone Dipropionate IP 100 mcg
Contents: Beclomethasone Dipropionate IP 100 mcg
Form: Rotacaps
Manufacturer: Cipla
Packing: Pack of 30 Rotacaps
Rotacaps can only be used with Rotahaler, Rotacap dispenser (a dry powder inhaler)

Indications:

Severe asthma requires regular medical assessment as death may occur. Patients with severe asthma have constant symptoms and frequent exacerbations, with limited physical capacity, and PEF values below 60% predicted at baseline with greater than 30% variability, usually not returning entirely to normal after a bronchodilator. These patients will require high dose inhaled or oral corticosteroid therapy. Sudden worsening of symptoms may require increased corticosteroid dosage which should be administered under urgent medical supervision.

Contraindications:

BECLATE ROTACAPS is contraindicated in patients with a history of hypersensitivity to any of the components of the drug product.

Special care is necessary in patients with active or quiescent pulmonary tuberculosis.