Ipratropium and Albuterol Solution
Ipratropium and Albuterol Solution: What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking ipratropium and albuterol solution if you have:
- An enlarged prostate (known medically as benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH)
- A bladder problem
- High blood pressure (hypertension)
- A fast heart rate (tachycardia)
- An irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia)
- Other types of heart disease, including congestive heart failure
- An overactive thyroid (hyperthyroidism)
- Seizures or epilepsy
- Liver or kidney disease
- Any allergies, including allergies to food, dyes, or preservatives.
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
- Pregnant or thinking of becoming pregnant (see DuoNeb and Pregnancy)
- Breastfeeding (see DuoNeb and Breastfeeding).
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Ipratropium and Albuterol Solution to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
Dosing Information for Ipratropium and Albuterol SolutionThere is only one recommended dose of ipratropium and albuterol solution, regardless of your age, weight, or other medical problems. As is always the case, do not adjust your dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
(Click Ipratropium and Albuterol Solution Dosing for more information.)