Salbutamol Evohaler is a low cost alternative to Ventolin Evohaler treatment for Asthma. Salbutamol inhalers are referred to as 'reliever' inhalers or 'blue' inhalers. This is because they relieve symptoms of breathlessness, and the inhalers are usually blue in colour.
Salbutamol evohalers are fast acting and can make breathing easier within minutes. Salbutamol inhalers are usually blue and are oftern known as "reliever" inhalers.
It works by relaxing muscles in the air passages of the lungs, helping to keep the airways open making it easier to breathe.
Salbutamol inhalers are the generic version of Ventolin inhalers, both containing the same active ingredient and equally effective.
For Adults and adolescents aged 12 years and over:
To Prevent Asthma
Two puffs 10-15 minutes before exercise or exposure to a "trigger".
To Relieve Asthma
One or Two puffs as required.
For Regular Treatment
Two puffs up to 4 times a day.
The MAXIMUM dose is 8 puffs in a 24 hour period.
Get The Right Technique
Please ensure your inhaler technique is right.
If you are unsure please check the inhaler demonstration on Asthma UK.
Do not store above 30°C.
Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects.
Although not everybody gets them and the effects are usually mild to moderate and of a short duration.
Please ensure you carefully read the Patient Information Leaflet accompanied with this treatment.
Common Side-Effects Include
We strongly advise that you carefully read the Patient Information Leaflet before you take this treatment.