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Budesonide CR (Budez)

Budesonide CR is an oral medication for Ulcerative colitis, microscopic colitis, and Crohn's disease. Ulcerative colitis is a disease of the large intestine and rectum in which the bowel lining becomes swollen and red.
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What is Budesonide CR?

Budesonide CR is an oral medication for Ulcerative colitis, microscopic colitis, and Crohn's disease. Ulcerative colitis is a disease of the large intestine and rectum in which the bowel lining becomes swollen and red.

It leads to frequent diarrhea, bleeding, and abdominal pain. Budesonide CR is the drug that gives relief from these symptoms and prevents them from coming back.

The tablet contains Budesonide, which belongs to the group of medicines known as Corticosteroids. Being a part of the steroid group, it is well-versed in reducing pain, irritation, and swelling in the affected area.

Actually, budesonide cr is a prescription medicine. The doctor only decides the duration and dosage of the treatment based on your condition.

How does Budesonide CR work?

Budesonide CR is a steroid medicine that works by blocking the production of specific chemical messengers causing swelling and inflammation.

It works well on the inner surface of the large intestine, i.e., colon and rectum that is inflamed and ulcerated, resulting in pain. 

It controls inflammation, pain, and swelling of the bowel lining by blocking the production of chemical mediators. 

As a result, it assists in controlling and maintaining the inflammatory bowel disease that affects the large intestine, rectum, and colon. 

How to use Budesonide CR

Always take budez as directed by your doctor to avoid issues. Read the leaflet come along with the medicine to know do's and don'ts. 

Never crush and break the medicine because it reduces the drug's effectiveness. Take the tablet as a whole with the glass of water.

Your doctor will decide the appropriate dose and duration of treatment based on your age, body weight, and disease condition.

Do not stop the treatment without consulting your doctor, as the sudden withdrawal of the treatment may put you at risk.

Take the tablet with or without food, but ensure you consume it at a fixed time. Take the medication at evenly spaced times for the best effect.

Do not take more or less of this steroid medicine than directed by the doctor. Doing so may worse your condition and bring other issues. 

  • Missed dose

In case you have missed any dose of this drug, please take it as quickly as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, skip the dosage without hesitation.

Do not double the dosage to compensate for the missed one, as it brings unwanted side effects and, even worse, your disease. 

Keep a schedule or reminder to take the dosage correctly. Even if you missed one, do not worry; skip it and continue with the regular schedule. 

  • Overdose

If you consume more than the recommended dosage of the drug, contact your doctor immediately. 

Precautions and warnings

It is mandatory to be aware of the following precautions and warnings before getting into the treatment to avoid problems.

Inform your doctor about your health condition and the medicine you take for various situations to avoid interactions. 

Before taking the drug, inform your doctor if you have any form of infection or stomach ulcers or are about to receive any vaccination.

As Budez CR is a steroid medication, you must inform the doctor about your medical history, especially of:

  • Heart disease
  • Liver problem
  • Diabetes
  • Stomach ulcer
  • Osteoporosis
  • Any viral, fungal, and bacterial infections
  • Having mental issues

If you are allergic to Budesonide, do not take this drug and discuss with the doctor about these things beforehand will prevent issues.

It is not recommended for use in children and adults below 18 years. It should be used with caution in aged patients. Before consumption, consult with the doctor.

Do not operate heavy machines or drive because it may make you feel dizzy and weak. Once your body adjusts to the drug and does not cause any side effects, you can continue with these activities.

Although there is no known interaction between Budez CR capsule and alcohol, it is better to consult the doctor if you have a habit of drinking.

Consult the doctor if you are pregnant or planning a pregnancy before using this steroid medication.

If you are breastfeeding and taking this capsule, make sure you consult the doctor before using any medicines. It may pass to the child through breast milk and cause potential trouble. 

Follow the doctor's instructions on dosage and duration properly. Take the capsule around the same time regularly.

Even if you witness any improvement in your condition, do not discontinue the drug without consulting your doctor. 

Diabetic patients must use the tablet with caution because it can maximize their blood sugar level. Ask your doctor to monitor your eye pressure and blood sugar levels regularly. 

Be careful with your diet and ask the doctors what not to do to avoid drug interaction and possible side effects. 

Affordability and Availability

Budesonide CR is available at Grant Pharmacy, offering individuals easy access to this effective medication. With competitive pricing and convenient online ordering options, Grant Pharmacy ensures that individuals can affordably obtain the medications they need for symptom management.

Side effects of Budesonide CR

Every medicine poses specific side effects. As long as following the doctor's instructions on dosage and treatment duration, you will not confront any trouble. 

You may experience the following common budez cr side effects until your body takes time to adjust to the drug.

  • Rapid heartbeat
  • Signs of Cushing syndrome, like increased bruising and weight gain
  • Difficulty in sleeping
  • Indigestion
  • Feeling nervous
  • Signs of low potassium levels in the blood, like fatigue or a tingling sensation
  • Muscle cramps
  • Irregular or heavy menstrual periods

These side effects usually fade away without any medical attention. If these symptoms persist, it is important to call your doctor immediately.

Uncommon and rare side effects

  • Restless 
  • Anxiety
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Leg swelling
  • Back pain
  • Feeling dizzy
  • Blurred vision
  • Glaucoma

If you experience any of the following side effects, stop taking the drug immediately and reach your doctor.

  • Signs of severe allergic reactions like itching, skin rash, and swelling on the face and mouth
  • Blurred vision or other visual changes
  • Severe depression
  • Getting suicidal thoughts

You can easily manage common side effects such as nausea (by taking the drug with or after meals and avoiding eating spicy food) and headache (by applying a pain-relieving balm or taking adequate rest).

When nothing works, reach the doctor without a second thought and get the medication's attention. 


Store the medicine at room temperature and protect it from heat and moisture. Keep the drug away from the children and pets.

Put the drug in an airtight container and keep it in the proper place, not in the bathroom. 


Budez CR medicine may interact with other drugs and cause unwanted issues. Discuss with your doctor about all the medicine, herbal preparations, and supplements you are taking beforehand.

You must inform your doctor if you have a vaccination scheduled or a planned surgery to avoid unwanted surprises.

Take the oral contraceptives and hormone replacement therapy medicines containing estrogen cautiously when you consume budez cr 3 mg

Other medicines that may interact with Budez are Cholestyramine (used to minimize blood cholesterol), steroid medicines such as dexamethasone and prednisolone, and Carbamazepine (utilized to treat convulsions or fits).

Use of Budez CR tablet along with medicines such as itraconazole, Ketoconazole, nelfinavir, and ritonavir must be avoided because it may alter the drug effect. 

Tell your doctor if you have any of these medicines before taking Budez treatment.

  • Drugs containing estrogens such as hormone replacement therapy or birth control pills such as ethinyl estradiol)
  • Cardiac glycosides (for treating abnormal heart rhythm) For example, digoxin
  • Diuretics (used to minimize blood pressure level and increase urine output) For example, furosemide, hydrochlorothiazide
  • Cimetidine (used to treat stomach ulcers)
  • Antacids (used to neutralize stomach acids) For instance, Aluminum hydroxide, magnesium hydroxide, simethicone

These are the significant drug-drug interactions that should be cautiously managed to avoid problems and side effects.

When speaking about drug-food interaction, you must avoid drinking grapefruit juice when taking the Budez CR tablet. It may increase the risk of side effects. 

Grant Pharmacy provides easy access to Budesonide CR, ensuring that individuals can obtain this medication conveniently and affordably for effective symptom management.

Frequently asked questions about Budesonide CR (FAQs)

  • Can I stop consuming Budesonide CR once my symptoms subside?

No! You should not stop taking the medicine until the doctor recommends it. Even though you find improvement in your condition, you should consult the doctor because sudden withdrawal may make you feel ill.

Before stopping the medication, the doctor usually reduces the dose based on your condition. It does not affect your healthy in any way.

  • Can Budesonide CR be safe for use in children?

This medication is not recommended for use in children and adults below 18. It is better to consult the doctor before consumption to avoid consequences.

  • How long should I consume the Budesonide CR tablet?

Your doctor usually decides the treatment duration. The doctor will determine the dose, frequency, and duration of therapy according to your age, disease condition, body weight, and other factors. 

It is always advisable to stick with the doctor's words and never start and stop the medication on your own. 

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