Beclomethasone Inhaler: What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?
If you do not use your beclomethasone inhaler as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose of your beclomethasone inhaler.
Beclomethasone Inhaler Strengths
Beclomethasone inhalers are available in two strengths:
Beclomethasone 40 mcg inhaler, containing 100 inhalations with 40 mcg per inhalation
Beclomethasone 80 mcg inhaler, containing 100 inhalations with 80 mcg per inhalation.
Is There a Generic Version of the Beclomethasone Inhaler?
Currently, there is no generic beclomethasone inhaler licensed for sale.
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