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Acute overdose by inhalation is unlikely since ipratropium bromide is not well absorbed systemically after inhalation or oral administration.
ATROVENT HFA is contraindicated in the following conditions [see WARNINGS AND PRECAUTIONS].
- Hypersensitivity to ipratropium bromide or other ATROVENT HFA components
- Hypersensitivity to atropine or any of its derivatives
Last reviewed on RxList: 10/8/2012
This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
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