Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate Side Effects

What are Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate side effects?

Side effects are physical, mental or emotional symptoms which occur in addition to or outside of the desired effect of a therapeutic treatment such as an over-the-counter or prescribed drug or medication. Side effects from Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate may occur at the beginning or at the end of treatment and may also depend on the length of time an individual remains on the treatment. Side effects, also known as adverse effects, are generally more likely to occur when starting treatment. Individuals may also experience side effects from Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate as a result of an interaction with other medications.

Side Effects of Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate

The side effects of Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate may vary in number and intensity for many different reasons. Factors such as age, weight, gender and ethnicity may influence the side effects of Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate. Also, an individual’s state of general physical health and seriousness of the disease or illness as well as an increase or decrease in dosage may lead to side effects. Further, side effects from Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate may also occur as a result of an interaction with certain herbal supplements, foods or drinks.

Prescription drug side effects can be serious and may cause patients to stop the treatment. However, when side effects from the use of a prescription drug, such as Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate, do occur a patient should consult their physician. A physician may prescribe an additional treatment in order to control the symptoms or an adjustment in the dosage may be made. In addition, changes to diet, exercise or other lifestyle activities may help to lessen the side effects of Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate.

By understanding side effects and the factors which may influence the occurrence of side effects patients are empowered to take an active role in their care. Patients who have specific questions about the side effects of Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate, or any other medication, should contact their physician. General information about Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate and the side effects associated with Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate are described in the following:

Common Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate Side Effects

Severe

Less Severe

  • oral candidiasis
  • sore throat
  • Sinusitis
  • nasal congestion
  • dyspepsia
  • voice change
  • cough
  • pharyngitis
  • Xerostomia
  • dizziness
  • insomnia
  • headache disorder
  • Nausea
  • diarrhea
  • vomiting

Less Frequent Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate Side Effects

Severe

  • Sinusitis
  • tremors
  • chest pain

Less Severe

  • pharyngitis
  • Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Rhinitis
  • Xerostomia
  • gastroenteritis
  • syncope
  • insomnia
  • General Weakness
  • Pain
  • Dysgeusia
  • skin rash
  • headache disorder
  • Ecchymosis
  • fever
  • Nausea
  • vomiting
  • Abdominal Pain with Cramps
  • Bruising
  • acute bacterial otitis media
  • bronchitis
  • viral infection
  • Upper Respiratory Infection
  • voice change
  • Cramps
  • Dyspnea

Rare or Very Rare Budesonide/Formoterol Fumarate Dihydrate Side Effects

Severe

  • glaucoma
  • cataracts
  • hypercortisolism
  • Paradoxical Bronchospasm
  • Urticaria
  • Osteopenia
  • angioedema
  • Anaphylaxis
  • immunosuppression
  • ocular hypertension
  • drug-induced psychosis
  • eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis
  • metabolic acidosis
  • hypokalemia
  • hypertension
  • cardiac arrhythmia
  • hypotension
  • Tonsillitis
  • asthma exacerbation
  • angioedema
  • Paradoxical Bronchospasm
  • angina
  • gastroenteritis
  • Malaise
  • tachycardia
  • hyperglycemia
  • Anaphylaxis
  • atrial fibrillation
  • ventricular premature beats
  • prolonged QT interval

Less Severe

  • esophageal candidiasis
  • depression
  • Irritability
  • arthralgias
  • Flu-Like Symptoms
  • symptoms of anxiety
  • Nervousness
  • contact dermatitis
  • aggressive behavior
  • symptoms of anxiety
  • dyspepsia
  • Rhinitis
  • pruritus of skin
  • Urticaria
  • fever
  • Fatigue
  • skin rash
  • palpitations
  • Increased Sputum
  • Abdominal Pain with Cramps
  • Nervousness
  • cough