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Intal Inhaler Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is cromolyn sodium inhalation (Intal Inhaler)?
- What are the possible side effects of cromolyn sodium inhalation (Intal Inhaler)?
- What is the most important information I should know about cromolyn sodium inhalation (Intal Inhaler)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before using cromolyn sodium inhalation (Intal Inhaler)?
- How should I use cromolyn sodium inhalation (Intal Inhaler)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Intal Inhaler)?
- What happens if I overdose (Intal Inhaler)?
- What should I avoid while taking cromolyn sodium inhalation (Intal Inhaler)?
- What other drugs will affect cromolyn sodium inhalation (Intal Inhaler)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Intal Inhaler)?
Use the missed dose as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for your next regularly scheduled dose, skip the missed dose and use the next one as directed. Do not use a double dose of this medication.
What happens if I overdose (Intal Inhaler)?
Seek emergency medical attention if you think you have used too much of this medicine. An overdose of cromolyn sodium inhalation is not likely to cause life-threatening symptoms.
What should I avoid while taking cromolyn sodium inhalation (Intal Inhaler)?
Avoid spraying the inhaler into your face or getting the medication in your eyes.
Do not mix cromolyn sodium inhalation with other medicines in a nebulizer.
What other drugs will affect cromolyn sodium inhalation (Intal Inhaler)?
There may be other drugs that can interact with cromolyn sodium inhalation. Tell your doctor about all your prescription and over-the-counter medications, vitamins, minerals, herbal products, and drugs prescribed by other doctors. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about cromolyn sodium inhalation.
Remember, keep this and all other medicines out of the reach of children, never share your medicines with others, and use this medication only for the indication prescribed.
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