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Salamol Easi-Breathe is a breath-actuated inhaler. The active ingredient, salbutamol, provides effective short-term relief from the symptoms of asthma. Salbutamol is also effective at preventing asthma symptoms from occurring after exercise. Salamol Easi-Breathe inhalers are fast-acting and long-lasting. After administration, breathing difficulties should ease within five minutes, with the effects lasting for up to six hours. Salamol Easi-Breathe is a breath-actuated inhaler, which means that the medicine is released automatically. This may be preferable to other standard inhalers, which require that you correctly time your inhalation with manual activation of the device.
For those who have been previously diagnosed with asthma by their GP, repeat supplies of Salamol Easi-Breathe can be bought from The Independent Pharmacy's Online Doctor service, following a free online consultation.
Generally, there are two types of medicine contained in inhalers. Firstly, there are 'preventer' inhalers, which typically contain a corticosteroid, such as Beclomethasone. These are designed for regular use and will help to reduce the inflammation in the airways. Secondly, there are 'reliever' inhalers, some of which contain the ingredient salbutamol. These inhalers are used when required, to ease asthma symptoms. Salbutamol inhalers can also be used pre-emptively before you exercise or encounter an allergen.
Salbutamol belongs to a group of medicines called short-acting beta 2 agonists. Beta 2 receptors inside the lungs are stimulated by the beta 2 agonists, which has the effect of relaxing the muscles in the airways. This relaxation causes an expansion in the airways, which helps relieve the symptoms of asthma.
Asthma is believed to affect over five million people in The UK. The condition is caused by an inflammation of the bronchi, which are the tubes that connect the lungs to the windpipe. This inflammation causes the airway passages to contract. Another associated complication is an increased production of phlegm. This excess mucus can create a further obstruction in the airways. The main symptoms of asthma include; coughing, wheezing, tightness in the chest, and a shortness of breath.
Asthma is a very common condition. However, asthma sufferers can experience the symptoms in a variety of ways, or at different levels of severity. Depending on the individual, asthma attacks can be triggered by allergens, infections, exercise, cold air, stress, or airborne chemicals, such as smoke. It isn't fully known why some people have an increased sensitivity to particular irritants over others, though family history is thought to play a role.
Why choose The Independent Pharmacy?
Salamol Easi-Breathe should be used as necessary to ease asthmatic symptoms such as coughing, wheezing, and difficulty breathing.
Place your lips on the mouthpiece and inhale. This device is breath- actuated, meaning the dose will be released automatically.
Take one or two puffs from your Salamol Easi-Breathe inhaler. Do not exceed four doses each day. If you find you need to use your relief inhaler more than three times per week, this is a sign that your asthma is not well-controlled. If this is the case, talk to your GP or asthma nurse.
Not everyone will experience side effects when they use Salamol
Dizziness, headache, feeling tense, mild trembling or shaking
If you are concerned about these effects, or if the product affects you in any other way, stop using it and talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Reading the following warnings carefully will help to ensure you are selecting an appropriate product.
Before using Salamol Easi-Breathe, inform your doctor if any of the following conditions apply to you:
You should also inform your doctor if you take or intend to take any of these medicines:
Please read all packaging and the Product Information Leaflet before taking any new medicine and inform your doctor of medicines you are taking or intend to take.
The active ingredient contained in Salamol Easi-Breathe is:
Salamol Easi-Breathe also contains the following ingredients to make up the complete product:
Ethanol anhydrous, propellant HFA-134a.
Salamol Easi-Breathe does not contain chlorofluorocarbon propellants; this is replaced by propellant HFA-134a.
Reliever inhalers, such as Salamol Easi-Breathe dilate the airways by relaxing the surrounding muscles. They are used only when required to help relieve the symptoms of asthma. Alternatively, steroid inhalers work by reducing inflammation and are used on a regular basis to prevent asthma symptoms from occurring. Generally, preventer inhalers are brown whereas reliever inhalers are blue.
Everyone with asthma should have a reliever inhaler. If your asthma is mild, it might not be necessary to use a preventer inhaler.
Reliever inhalers are usually blue in colour and all have a similar short-term relief effect. The medicine reaches the lungs and dilates the airways by relaxing the surrounding muscles. They come in three slightly different forms.
The price includes the medication you have selected, the private consultation with our Doctor and, if the purchase is over £40, it also includes free standard delivery. Under £40, standard delivery is £2.95 and all items are sent using a Royal Mail Tracked Service.
Just select 'Start Consultation' next to the product above, or on the links below.
You will need to fill in a simple health questionnaire so that our GPs and Pharmacists can ensure it is safe for us to supply your Salamol Easi-Breathe inhalers to you. It only takes a few minutes, and your treatment can be delivered to your door as soon as the next working day.
Salamol Easi-Breathe inhalers are a prescription-only asthma treatment. For that reason, to ensure the safety of our patients and the legal operating of our pharmacy, we only supply a maximum of 2 inhalers at one time.
This allows us to balance offering our patients an adequate supply of treatment with regular checks on their condition, symptoms, and the effectiveness of the treatment. This model ensures the perfect mix of convenience with optimal patient safety.
If you have no adverse effects and your asthma is well controlled, you can log in and easily re-order another supply.
The active ingredient in Salamol inhalers is salbutamol. The medicine also contains inactive ingredients that are used to make up the inhalation – for more details please see the 'Ingredients' tab above.
Yes – we understand that sometimes you will want your treatment as soon as possible. If ordered before 4pm Monday to Friday, Salamol Easi-Breathe inhalers are available for next-day delivery.
Yes – as long as you are buying from a website that is a legally operating and regulated pharmacy, it is perfectly safe to buy Salamol Easi-Breathe inhalers online.
The Independent Pharmacy is an NHS Online Pharmacy based in Bristol and has all the necessary regulation to be able to safely provide convenient access to genuine prescription treatments through our Online Pharmacy and Online Doctor.
Salamol Easi-Breathe inhalers are available on the NHS from your GP if you have been diagnosed with asthma, exercise-induced wheezing or breathing problems due to allergens. This is normally where we suggest people start their treatment, to ensure that their condition is properly diagnosed and any possible serious symptoms are addressed.
Many people can find it difficult to fit in time to see their GP or hard to get an appointment at all! It can, therefore, be more convenient to order your treatment online and have it delivered to your home or work address with minimum fuss. We also provide complete support to allow you to get any questions answered by our professional team by phone, email or live chat.
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