What is Ipravent inhaler?
Ipravent Inhaler contains a medicine called ipratropium bromide. This belongs to a group of medicines called bronchodilators. It is used to make breathing easier for people with asthma or ‘chronic obstructive pulmonary disease’ (COPD), often referred to as chronic bronchitis.
What are the side effects of Ipravent?
Side effects of Ipravent
- Throat irritation;
- Nausea and/or vomiting;
- Change in bowel movements e.g. constipation, diarrhoea;
- Dry mouth.
Does Ipravent cause tachycardia?
Ipravent Respules 2ml may sometimes cause tachycardia (increased heart rate) in some patients. It is not a common side effect of Ipravent Respules 2ml.
How long does ipratropium take to work?
The medication works by stopping mucus glands in the nose from overproducing the watery mucus that leads to a runny nose. Ipratropium nasal spray begins to work within 15 minutes. This medication may be available under multiple brand names and/or in several different forms.
How long should I take ipratropium bromide for?
Adults, teenagers, and children 5 years of age and older—2 sprays in each nostril three or four times a day. Do not use the medicine for more than 4 days.
What is ipravent-20 inhaler?
Ipravent-20 Inhaler is a bronchodilator medicine, which is used to control and prevent symptoms such as wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, breathing difficulties, coughing, etc. caused by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma. What is it prescribed for? How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
What is the CFC content of my ipravent inhaler?
Ipravent CFC-Free Inhaler contains a propellant, HFA134a, and does not contain any chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) No special requirements for disposal.
What is ipravent used to treat?
Clinical particulars Ipravent CFC free Inhaler is indicated for the regular treatment of reversible bronchospasm associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and chronic asthma. For inhalation use.
How many meters are in a canister of ipravent?
Each canister contains 200 metered actuations of 20 micrograms of ipratropium bromide. Ipravent CFC-Free Inhaler contains a propellant, HFA134a, and does not contain any chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs)