Bronchial asthma, Chronic bronchitis, Pulmonary emphysema. Orciprenaline sulphate is also useful in sarcoidosis, silicosis, carcinoma of the lung and tuberculosis when bronchospasm contributes to the disability.
Oral; syrup 2mg per ml. Dose to be individualized, Adult Dosage: 20 mg (10 mL) t.i.d. or q.i.d. Pediatric Dosage: Ages 4-12: 10 mg (5 mL) t.i.d, Above 12 years : 20 mg (10 mL) t.i.d.
HOCM, Cardiac arrhythmia.
Paediatric: Data not sufficient. Pregnancy: Data not sufficient. Lactation: Data not sufficient. Elderly: No overall differences in safety or effectiveness have been observed between elderly and other adult patients.
Shakes, nervousness, headache, dizziness, rapid or irregular heart beats.
Epinephrine, monoamine oxidase inhibitors or tricyclic antidepressants.