Table of Contents
- What is Deriform?
- Uses of Deriform
- How does Deriform work?
- How to Take Deriform?
- Common Dosage for Deriform
- When to Avoid Deriform?
- Precautions While Taking Deriform
- Side-Effects of Deriform
- Drug Interactions to be Careful About
- Deriform Composition, Variant and Price – Buyer’s Guide
- Substitutes of Deriform
- FAQs – 14 Important Questions Answered about Deriform
1What is Deriform?
Deriform is a bronchodilator medication which is used to relieve wheezing and coughing. It may also be used to relieve respiratory symptoms like breathlessness. However, this medicine is not recommended for pediatric use. (patients younger than 5 years of age). This medication is available in the form of respules.
Deriform Composition – arformoterol
Manufactured By – German remedies
Prescription – Available as OTC medicine
Form – respules for inhaling
Price – ₹28/strip (containing 2ml respules each)
Expiry/Shelf Life – The shelf life of unused Deriform respules can last upto 24 months or two years. It maybe safe to use them even after 12 months of expiry in some cases.
Type of Drug –Long acting β2 adrenergic agonist(LABA)