GENERIC NAME: AROMATIC AMMONIA - INHALATION (a-MONE-ya)
USES: This product is used to treat or prevent fainting. It works by increasing the body's urge to breathe.
HOW TO USE: Use this product as directed. Follow all directions on the product package, or use as directed by your doctor. Throw away product after use. If you are uncertain about any of the information, consult your doctor or pharmacist.This product is flammable. Do not use, store, or throw away product near heat or an open flame.Use this medication with care. Avoid getting the medication in your eyes or on your skin. This medication may cause burning/irritation to the eyes/skin. If you do get the medication in the eyes, flush with water for about 20 minutes and tell your doctor immediately. If you get this medication on your skin, flush with plenty of water and tell your doctor if the burning/irritation persists.If your condition persists or worsens, if your face is flushed, or if you think you may have a serious medical problem, seek immediate medical attention.
SIDE EFFECTS: Coughing or watery eyes may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, contact your doctor or pharmacist promptly.If your doctor has directed you to use this medication, remember that he or she has judged that the benefit to you is greater than the risk of side effects. Many people using this medication do not have serious side effects.Tell your doctor immediately if any of these unlikely but serious side effects occur: vomiting, diarrhea, headache.Seek immediate medical attention if any of these rare but very serious side effects occur: trouble breathing, eye pain, vision changes.A very serious allergic reaction to this drug is rare. However, seek immediate medical attention if you notice any symptoms of a serious allergic reaction, including: rash, itching/swelling (especially of the face/tongue/throat), severe dizziness, trouble breathing.This is not a complete list of possible side effects. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.In the US -Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.In Canada - Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to Health Canada at 1-866-234-2345.
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