fenoterol inhalation solution-oral

Asthma Attack Treatment

GENERIC NAME: FENOTEROL INHALATION SOLUTION - ORAL (fen-OH-ter-ohl)

Medication Uses | How To Use | Side Effects | Precautions | Drug Interactions | Overdose | Notes | Missed Dose | Storage

USES: This medication is used to treat acute asthma and other lung problems in which the air passages can become narrowed.

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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CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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