Clenbuterol - Benefits, dosage and side effects

Clenbuterol is a drugto relieve shortness of breath in asthmatics. Clenbuterol belongs to the beta-2 . agonist class of drugswork as a bronchodilator.

Clenbuterol works by widening the muscles in the previously narrowed respiratory tract, so that air can flow more smoothly and the breathing process becomes easier.

Clenbuterol trademark: Spiropent

What is Clenbuterol

groupPrescription drugs
CategoryBronchodilators group beta2-agonist
BenefitRelieves shortness of breath due to asthma
Consumed byMature
Clenbuterol for pregnant and lactating womenCategory N: Not categorized.

It is not known whether Clenbuterol is absorbed into breast milk or not. If you are breastfeeding, do not use this medicine without consulting your doctor first.


Warning Before Taking Clenbuterol

Clenbuterol should not be taken carelessly and must be in accordance with a doctor's prescription. The following are things you need to pay attention to before taking clenbuterol:

  • Do not take clenbuterol if you are allergic to this drug. Be sure to always tell your doctor about any allergies you have.
  • Tell your doctor if you have or are currently suffering from hyperthyroidism, heart rhythm disturbances, heart attack, hypertension, severe asthma, or diabetes.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or planning a pregnancy.
  • Tell your doctor if you are taking any other medicines, including supplements, or herbal products.
  • Tell your doctor right away if you have an overdose, drug allergic reaction, or a more serious side effect after taking clenbuterol.

Dosage and Instructions for Use of Clenbuterol

The dosage of clenbuterol depends on the severity of the condition and the patient's response to the drug. The general dose of clenbuterol given by doctors to relieve breathing in asthmatics is 20 mcg, 2 times a day. The dose can be increased up to 40 mcg according to the patient's condition.

How to Take Clenbuterol Correctly

Follow the doctor's advice and always read the instructions on the medicine package before taking clenbuterol.

Clenbuterol can be taken after meals. Swallow clenbuterol tablets whole with the help of water. It is recommended to take clenbuterol at the same time every day.

For those of you who forget to take this medicine, it is recommended that you do it as soon as you remember if the break with the next consumption schedule is not too close. If it is close, ignore it and do not double the dose.

Store clenbuterol at room temperature, in a dry place, and away from direct sunlight. Keep out of reach of children.

Interactions of Clenbuterol with Other Drugs

Drug interactions that can occur if you take clenbuterol together with other drugs are:

  • Increased risk of arrhythmias when used with diuretics, amphotericin B, or corticosteroids
  • Increased risk of hypokalemia and tachycardia when used with theophylline

Clenbuterol Side Effects and Dangers

Side effects that may appear after taking clenbuterol are:

  • Tremor
  • Headache
  • Heart beat
  • Muscle cramp
  • Tachycardia
  • Nerve tense
  • Low levels of potassium hypokalemia)
  • Chest pain

Check with your doctor if the side effects above do not subside. Immediately see a doctor if there is an allergic reaction to the drug which can be characterized by the appearance of an itchy and swollen rash, swollen eyes and lips, or difficulty breathing after taking clenbuterol.