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Is it safe to take xopenex while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is it safe to take xopenex while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Yes: Yes, xopenex is safe to use in pregnancy and while breast feeding. There are no studies published that i know of using xopenex in this population, however, there is data with the company of no adverse outcomes with xopenex in this population. ...Read more

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Dr. Sheila Smith
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Xopenex (Definition)

Xopenex is the brand name for an albuterol. Inhaling albuterol works quickly to open congested, partially closed airways in your chest like when you are having an asthma attack or emphysema flare. This provides quick relief. If you have frequent symptoms or episodes frequently, you may also need to use a different controller inhaler to help heal your ...Read more


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Please describe the medication: xopenex?

Please describe the medication: xopenex?

Inhaled asthma med: That is sometimes used for other lung conditions also. It has fewer side effects than the medication it is very closely related to, albuterol. Read more about it on drugs.Com or a similar website. ...Read more

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Other name for xopenex

Levalbuterol: Xopenex is the brand name for Levalbuterol (generic name). ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: xopenex?

What is the definition or description of: xopenex?

Xopenex: Xopenex is a beta agonist used in the treatment of asthma and copd. It differs from albuterol in being "levo"rotary rather than "racemic". ...Read more

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Do dulera and xopenex have the same ingredients?

Do dulera and xopenex have the same ingredients?

Different: They are completely different medications, Dulera is a combination inhaler containing both an inhaled steroid and long acting bronchodilator, while xopenx has a short-acting bronchodilator. ...Read more

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Can u use xopenex and atrovent together?

Can u use xopenex and atrovent together?

Drug interactions.: No drug interactions were noted on Drugs.Com drug interaction checker – but that is not a guarantee that an interaction could not occur. (http://www.drugs.com/interactions-check.php?drug_list=1382-814,1446-857) ...Read more

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Can you overdose a 2 year old on xopenex?

Can you overdose a 2 year old on xopenex?

YES: Yes, you can.It can increase heartrate and blood pressure among other things, which may cause serious complications. Follow the doctors instructions regarding the xopenex and if your child is having continuing problems breathing, go to er asap. ...Read more

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What conditions require xopenex hfa inhalers?

What conditions require xopenex hfa inhalers?

Bronchodilator: Xopenex/levalbuterol is useful as bronchodilator. It opens lower airways in asthma and asthma-related conditions. ...Read more

Dr. Qamar Khan
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Pregnancy (Definition)

If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more