More Information on Beclomethasone
At this time, there are no known drug interactions with beclomethasone.
You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking beclomethasone if you have:
- Not had chickenpox or the measles (or have not been vaccinated against them)
- Eczema (or atopic dermatitis)
- Tuberculosis, herpes, or any other infections
- Glaucoma or cataracts
- Any allergies, including allergies to food (especially milk), dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see Qvar and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see Qvar and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you are taking, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
In studies, high doses of beclomethasone did not cause serious problems. However, if you happen to overdose on beclomethasone, seek medical attention immediately.
Beclomethasone should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep this and all other medications out of the reach of children.
If you do not take your beclomethasone 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 double the dose of beclomethasone.