GENERIC NAME: FENOTEROL INHALATION SOLUTION - ORAL (fen-OH-ter-ohl)
HOW TO USE: Learn how to properly use this drug and maintain the breathing device. Consult your doctor or pharmacist. The medicine is generally breathed in over a 15 minute period or as directed. Breath quietly and slowly from the machine for the maximum benefit. Use as directed (generally only as needed). Dosage is based on your condition and response. Do not use more of this medication than prescribed. If the effects of a dose last for less than 3 hours or your medicines are not working as well as usual, seek immediate medical attention. Also promptly report increased use of this drug. These are signs of worsening breathing problems. If you are using this drug on a regular schedule without any other breathing medicines, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
SIDE EFFECTS: Shakiness, nervousness, dizziness, headache, or cough may occur. If these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor promptly. Unlikely but report promptly: chest pain, fast or slow pulse. Very unlikely but report promptly: muscle cramping, unusual weakness. In the unlikely event you have a serious allergic reaction to this drug, seek immediate medical attention. Symptoms of a serious allergic reaction include: rash, itching, swelling, severe dizziness, trouble breathing. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.
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