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Ventolin Solution Patient Information including If I Miss a Dose
In this Article
- What is albuterol (Ventolin Solution)?
- What are the possible side effects of albuterol (Ventolin Solution)?
- What is the most important information I should know about albuterol (Ventolin Solution)?
- What should I discuss with my healthcare provider before taking albuterol (Ventolin Solution)?
- How should I take albuterol (Ventolin Solution)?
- What happens if I miss a dose (Ventolin Solution)?
- What happens if I overdose (Ventolin Solution)?
- What should I avoid while taking albuterol (Ventolin Solution)?
- What other drugs will affect albuterol (Ventolin Solution)?
- Where can I get more information?
What happens if I miss a dose (Ventolin Solution)?
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. Skip the missed dose if it is almost time for your next scheduled dose. Do not take extra medicine to make up the missed dose.
What happens if I overdose (Ventolin Solution)?
Seek emergency medical attention or call the Poison Help line at 1-800-222-1222. An overdose of albuterol can be fatal.
Overdose symptoms may include severe forms of some of the side effects listed in this medication guide.
What should I avoid while taking albuterol (Ventolin Solution)?
Avoid taking diet pills or cold medicine that contains a decongestant (phenylephrine, pseudoephedrine). Taking these medications together with albuterol may cause unpleasant side effects.
What other drugs will affect albuterol (Ventolin Solution)?
Tell your doctor about all other medicines you use, especially:
- a diuretic (water pill);
- digoxin (digitalis, Lanoxin);
- a beta blocker such as atenolol (Tenormin, Tenoretic), carvedilol (Coreg), labetalol (Normodyne, Trandate), metoprolol (Dutoprol, Lopressor, Toprol), nadolol (Corgard), propranolol (Inderal, InnoPran), sotalol (Betapace), and others;
- an antidepressant such as amitriptyline (Elavil, Etrafon), doxepin (Sinequan), imipramine (Janimine, Tofranil), nortriptyline (Pamelor), and others;
- a stimulant or ADHD medication such as Adderall, Ritalin, Daytrana, Concerta, and others; or
- other bronchodilators such as levalbuterol (Xopenex), bitolterol (Tornalate), pirbuterol (Maxair), terbutaline (Brethine, Bricanyl), salmeterol (Serevent), isoetherine (Bronkometer), metaproterenol (Alupent, Metaprel), or isoproterenol (Isuprel Mistometer).
This list is not complete and other drugs may interact with albuterol. Tell your doctor about all medications you use. This includes prescription, over-the-counter, vitamin, and herbal products. Do not start a new medication without telling your doctor.
Where can I get more information?
Your pharmacist can provide more information about albuterol.
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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