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A 28-year-old member asked:

Is combivent (albuterol and ipratropium) safe for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Padmavati Garvey
A Verified Doctoranswered
31 years experience
Yes: It is very important to keep your asthma well-controlled during pregnancy. You should take your prescribed inhalers as recommended.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Allergy and Immunology 18 years experience
Combivent (albuterol and ipratropium): Pregnancy class c so the benefits have to outweigh the risks. Speaking with your ob/gyn and lung specialist would be the best way to determine if this is the safest medication for you.
Last updated Sep 10, 2013

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