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Alupent (Orciprenaline - Metaproterenol)

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Generic Equivalent of Alupent
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Type: drug type
Product: Orciprenaline - Metaproterenol (Orcibest - Zydus)
Manufacturer: Generic
Country: India
Dosage: 10 mg

Alupent Information

Alupent Details (Brand and Generic) currently offers the generic Alupent (Orciprenaline – Metaproterenol) from India, also called Orcibest, manufactured by Zydus. The brand Alupent is not available. Our customers may also purchase other medications for Asthma Medication/ Respiratory Disorders such as buy Advair and buy Spiriva Respimat. For more information or to place an order, please call Customer Service at 1866.920.3784.


The generic Orciprenaline (Metaproterenol) is available in the strength of a 10 mg tablet. The brand Alupent is not available at the moment.


Alupent (Orciprenaline - Metaproterenol) is a prescription medication used to relieve symptoms of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary diseases (COPD), such as coughing, wheezing, and breathlessness. The active substance in the Alupent tablet is Metaproterenol. Metaproterenol belongs to the group of medicine called bronchodilators (Beta2 Agonists). It works by relaxing and opening the air passages in the lungs, making it easier to breathe.

Alupent Side Effects

Side Effects and Precautions

The common side effects of Alupent are tremors, headache, tachycardia, nervousness, palpitation, heartburn, and dizziness.

Stop using Alupent and contact your doctor right away if you have any of the severe side effects such as:
• A light-headed feeling, like you, might pass out;
• A terrible headache;
• Severe chest pain;
• Very bad dizziness;
• Worsening or no improvement in your symptoms

Warnings and Interactions

Before taking a Metaproterenol tablet, tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to it or other similar bronchodilators such as albuterol, salmeterol, terbutaline, or sympathomimetic drugs such as epinephrine, pseudoephedrine. This medication should be taken by mouth and as prescribed by your doctor. Do not take more of this medication or take it more often than recommended by your doctor. If you have been directed to use this medication daily, use it regularly each day to get the most benefit from it. It would be best to know that Orciprenaline controls symptoms of asthma and other lung diseases but does not cure them. Hence, you should continue to use Metaproterenol even if you feel well. Do not stop using this medication without reaching out to your doctor. You should know that Alupent tablets can make you feel dizzy or shaky. Do not drive or use tools or heavy machinery until you feel better. It would be best if you do not smoke as it causes damage to your lungs and will make your condition worse.

Before you start using Alupent, inform your doctor about your medical history, especially if you have:
• An overactive thyroid gland;
• A history of heart problems such as cardiac arrhythmias, tachycardia;
• Diabetes mellitus;
• High blood pressure;
• Low levels of potassium in your blood;
• Seizure disorders;

Tell your doctor about all the medications you use, including prescriptions, over-the-counter medications, herbal products, and vitamin supplements. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant, plan to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding. If you become pregnant while using metaproterenol, call your doctor immediately. It is not known whether this drug passes into breast milk. Consult your doctor before breastfeeding. There may be a drug interaction between Alupent and other drugs, such as MAO inhibitors (e.g., furazolidone, linezolid, isocarboxazid, moclobemide, phenelzine, procarbazine), other beta-blockers such as propranolol, diuretics such as furosemide.

Questions and Answers

Why is Alupent more affordable from Canada than the United States?

In general, all drug prices, not only Alupent, are more affordable to order from Canada because the price of both the brand and generic medication is regulated by the government. Also, since we established in 2006, our vision is to provide safe and affordable medication to people in the US.

Is it safe to buy Alupent from your pharmacy?

Our products are sourced only from facilities certified by authorities in the countries we import them from. has a rigorous process for selecting our partners so that you, our customers, get the safest medicine. We are also a Certified Canadian Pharmacy that adheres to the requirements imposed by the Province of British Columbia.

How much does Alupent tablets cost in Canada?

At our pharmacy, the cost of Orciprenaline - Metaproterenol 10 mg starts at $56.99 for 90 tablets.

How much is the shipping?

Our shipping fee is a flat rate of $10.00 per order. Our pharmacy focuses on getting you the lowest prices on high-quality products.

How do I order from your pharmacy?

Ordering Alupent from us is very simple. You can place the order online or call Customer Service at 1866.920.3784. For additional information or for the ordering process, visit our How to Order page.

Are your Alupent prices competitive?

Yes, we are proud to offer some of the most competitive prices across Canadian pharmacies. In some cases, we might be able to either match or beat our competitors' prices. Please call our friendly customer service at 1866.920.3784.

Is there a limit on how many Alupent I am allowed to order at one time? can only dispense a maximum of a three-month supply of Alupent tablets at one time, as per your doctor's prescription.

Can I buy Alupent over the counter from you?

No, Alupent requires a valid prescription from your doctor. We do not sell this product without a valid prescription.

Do you ship to the United States?

Yes, we do. It usually takes between 7 and 18 business days to receive your order from our pharmacy.

Is there a generic for Alupent?

Yes, a generic alternative for this product is called Orciprenaline or Metaproterenol.

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