Karvol Plus Inhalant (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Menthol)
What is Karvol Plus Inhalant (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Menthol) used for?
Karvol Plus Inhalent (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Menthol) is a decongestant prescribed to children and adults with nasal congestion to improve respiration during sleep. The medication is absorbed into a rag or absorbent cloth and placed near your head while sleeping to be inhaled during sleep. It operates by clearing the sinuses and airways to allow easier and more comfortable respiration. This makes it useful for treating patients suffering from colds, allergies, or sinus conditions.
How should I use Karvol Plus Inhalant (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Menthol)?
Follow your doctor`s instructions and those included with the packaging to ensure the correct usage of Karvol Plus Inhalant (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Menthol). It should be used just before going to sleep so that it can have its effect while resting. To use the medication, cut the end off of one capsule and dispense its contents onto an absorbent cloth or rag. Place the cloth beside your bed or on a night stand before rest so that the vapours can easily reach your face during sleep. The vapours should only be inhaled from a distance. Never hold the cloth over your nose or mouth. Place the cloth out of reach if the patient is a child or baby.
What are the side effects of Karvol Plus Inhalant (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Menthol)?
When used correctly, Karvol Plus Inhalent (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Menthol) will not cause side effects in most patients. If you do experience any unusual symptoms contact your doctor immediately so that the most effective response can be taken. Side effects that may occur are increased irritation of the airways, coughing, or an allergic reaction such as difficulty breathing or swelling. If you are experiencing intense or serious symptoms, seek emergency medical assistance.
Karvol Plus Inhalant (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Menthol) should never be ingested or administered to the skin as this may cause unexpected health problems. It is also recommended to attend a medical check-up prior to use to make sure you do not have any conditions that may cause complications with treatment. These may require adjustments to your regimen to prevent these potential problems from occurring.
Strictly use this medication as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Karvol Plus Inhalant (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Mentol) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.