Budewar 0.5mg Respules: View Uses, Side Effects, Price and Substitutes | 1mg (2023)

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Soigner Pharma


Budesonide (0.5mg)


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Product introduction

Budewar 0.5mg Respules is used to prevent the symptoms of asthma (wheezing and shortness of breath). It is a steroid and is known as a "preventer". You need to have a fast-acting “reliever” as well because this medicine will not stop an asthma attack that has already started.

Your doctor will tell you how often you need to useBudewar 0.5mg Respules. Itis important that you take the lowest dose needed to effectively control your asthma. The effect of this medicine may be noticeable after a few days but will only reach its maximum after a few weeks. This medicine must be used regularly to be effective, so go on taking it even if you do not have any symptoms. No symptoms mean that the medicine is doing its job. If you stop taking it your asthma may get worse. It should not be used to relieve sudden asthma attacks. If an asthma attack occurs, use your quick-relief inhaler "reliever". To get the benefit from this medicine you need to make sure you get your inhaler technique right, otherwise, it will not work as well.

The most common side effects are irritation in the throat, difficulty swallowing, and fungal infections in the mouth or throat. If you get these, do not stop taking it but do talk to your doctor. You can help prevent these symptoms by rinsing your mouth and throat with water or brushing your teeth after using your inhaler. There are other rare, side effects that can be serious. Talk to your doctor if youare worried about them. In general, you should be trying to avoid situations that make your asthma worse (your triggers) and try not to smoke.

Before taking Budewar 0.5mg Respules, you should tell your doctor if you have tuberculosis, any infections in your mouth or lungs, or liver disease. While taking it you may be more at risk of getting infections so stay away from people with colds and flu. If you use Budewar 0.5mg Respules for a long time it may cause weak bones (osteoporosis) and damage to your eyes (glaucoma or cataracts). You might need tests for bone density and eye pressure. Ask your doctor whether it’s safe to take this medicine if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Uses of Budewar Respules

  • Asthma

Benefits of Budewar Respules

In Asthma

Budewar 0.5mg Respules is a combination medicine that works by reducing and preventing swelling and inflammation in your lungs. This medicine does not stop an asthma attack that has already started, but prevents its symptoms, such as tightness in your chest, wheezing, breathlessness, and coughing. This allows you to carry out your daily activities more easily and confidently. Keep taking it regularly as prescribed even if you do not have any symptoms, as it may take a few weeks for this medicine to show full effects. Stopping it abruptly may bring back the symptoms.

Side effects of Budewar Respules

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Budewar

  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Fungal infection of mouth
  • Fungal infection of oropharynx
  • Headache
  • Abdominal pain
  • Depression
  • Joint pain
  • Cushing syndrome
  • Dyspepsia
  • Increased risk of infection
  • Muscle pain
  • Muscle weakness
  • Muscle twitching
  • Osteoporosis
  • Irritability
  • Euphoria (feeling of intense excitement and happiness)

How to use Budewar Respules

Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Twist off the top of the respule/transpule and squeeze all the liquid into the nebulizer. It should be used right away after opening.

How Budewar Respules works

Budewar 0.5mg Respules is a steroid. It prevents the cells in the lungs and breathing passages from releasing chemical messengers that cause inflammation (swelling) of the airways. This widens the airways and makes breathing easier.

Safety advice



It is not known whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Budewar 0.5mg Respules. Please consult your doctor.



Budewar 0.5mg Respules may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.

Breast feeding


Budewar 0.5mg Respules is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.


No interaction found/established


No interaction found/established


No interaction found/established

What if you forget to take Budewar Respules?

If you miss a dose of Budewar 0.5mg Respules, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

All substitutes

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Budewar 0.5mg Respules


Budecort 0.5mg Respules 2ml

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Nourier Lab


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Budefine Respules

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Quick tips

  • Budewar 0.5mg Respules ‘dampens down’ inflammation in the lungs to provide long-term (maintenance) treatment of asthma and prevent disease progression.
  • Budewar 0.5mg Respules will not work for an ongoing asthma attack. Use your rescue inhaler to control sudden difficulty in breathing.
  • Take it at the same time every day to prevent asthma attacks.
  • Gargle with warm water after each inhalation to avoid any fungal infections in your mouth and throat.

  • Never breathe out into the mouthpiece.
  • Only minuscule amounts of Budewar 0.5mg Respules may get absorbed into the bloodstream after inhalation. Hence, serious side effects such or weight gain are unlikely.

Fact Box

Chemical Class

Inhalational Corticosteriods

Habit Forming


Therapeutic Class


Action Class

Inhalational Corticosteriods

Interaction with drugs

Taking Budewar with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects




Ketozoe, Ketazol, Tako





M Spirin, Aspirin, Asalite


Amphotericin B



Hospicin B, Amfocare, Amphocil







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Patient concerns

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I am having asthama & need rotahealer sometime. how to reduce. I am swimming in the morning for one month. kindly advice.

Dr. Anshum Aneja Arora


read more about asthma at: www.arohealth.com/bronchial asthma


Dry scaling Psoriasis (10 years); asthma 3 years.; obesity I have been on folitrax 7.5 mg x 2 once a week for the last 8 years. I also take folvite 50 daily. The breathing difficulty is recent. I am on seroflo inhaler twice a day and tiate once a day. There is no change in the psoriasis but the asthma is getting worse.

Dr. Atul Jain


You should visit md medicine for asthmaNo idea about asthma


Having dry cough not in regular basis sometime in the morning and sometime in the evening for last six months.Please advise some good medicine Thanks

Dr. Vijay Verma


first get your PFT to rule out asthmait can be seasonal asthma


I have asthmA wat to do for curing the asthma

Dr. Aanchal Maheshwari


Case need to be seen in person before starting the treatment


I have allerigik asthma gerd taking medicine montelukast and femotidin and inhaler asthalin even 5 year ago done lungs test spirometry as per them no asthma but some times it put me sick

Dr. Anshum Aneja Arora


Lung function tests may be normal in intermittent asthma . Please read : http://www.arohealth.com/bronchial-asthma/


I am suffering since 3 years from allergic rhinitis along with chest tightness, wheezing and breathing problem. Please suggest medicine to cure.

Dr. Anshum Aneja Arora


you must take regular inhalers. get a spirometry for assessment ofv severity of asthma. read on how to control asthma at http://www.arohealth.com/tag/how-to-control-asthma/


I want best medicine. For this disease How to reduce asthuma???

Dr. Anshum Aneja Arora


for prescribing medications. examination is needed. read more about asthma at:http://www.arohealth.com/pulmonology/manage-your-asthma/


breathing difficulty mostly at night

Dr. Anshum Aneja Arora




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Q. Does Budewar 0.5mg Respules help with cough?

Budewar 0.5mg Respules helps relieve cough if it is caused due to asthma. In children, it is used to relieve cough which sounds like ‘dog bark’. This cough is caused due to irritation and swelling of the airways which further makes the airways narrow. As a result, when your child tries to breathe through the narrow passage, it becomes hard to breathe and causes coughing. Budewar 0.5mg Respules helps to reduce this irritation and swelling of the airways.

Q. Is Budewar 0.5mg Respules safe?

Budewar 0.5mg Respules is safe if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Take it exactly as directed and do not skip any dose. Follow your doctor's instructions carefully and let your doctor know if any of the side effects bother you.

Q. Does Budewar 0.5mg Respules raise blood sugar?

Yes, if you are taking Budewar 0.5mg Respules orally, your blood sugar levels may increase. However, with Budewar 0.5mg Respules inhalers, an increase in the blood sugar levels is very rare but may increase only if very high doses are taken for a very long time.

Q. Does Budewar 0.5mg Respules cause bone loss?

Budewar 0.5mg Respules being a steroid tends to decrease bone density, but this is usually seen in patients who take Budewar 0.5mg Respules in high doses and for a very long time. Take Budewar 0.5mg Respules as per the doctor’s advice to decrease the chances of developing decreased bone density.

Q. Is Budewar 0.5mg Respules effective?

Budewar 0.5mg Respules is effective if used in the dose and duration advised by your doctor. Do not stop taking it even if you see improvement in your condition. If you stop using Budewar 0.5mg Respules too early, the symptoms may return or worsen.

Q. Does Budewar 0.5mg Respules weaken the immune system?

Budewar 0.5mg Respules may weaken the immune system; however, it is more common in people who take Budewar 0.5mg Respules orally (tablet or capsule). Whereas, with Budewar 0.5mg Respules inhalation, the immune system weakens only if it is taken in very high doses for a very long time.

Q. What if I forget to take a dose of Budewar 0.5mg Respules?

If you forget a dose of Budewar 0.5mg Respules, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose in the prescribed time. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed one as this may increase the chances of developing side effects.

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