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Is it safe to take xopenex (levalbuterol) while pregnant or breastfeeding?

Is it safe to take xopenex (levalbuterol) while pregnant or breastfeeding?

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

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Dr. Gregory Moneta
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Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


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Please describe the medication: xopenex (levalbuterol)?

Please describe the medication: xopenex (levalbuterol)?

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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Can you overdose a 2 year old on xopenex (levalbuterol)?

Can you overdose a 2 year old on xopenex (levalbuterol)?

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 (levalbuterol) and if your child is having continuing problems breathing, go to er asap. ...Read more

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What conditions require xopenex (levalbuterol) hfa inhalers?

What conditions require xopenex (levalbuterol) hfa inhalers?

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

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Do dulera and xopenex (levalbuterol) have the same ingredients?

Do dulera and xopenex (levalbuterol) have the same ingredients?

Different: They are completely different medications, Dulera (formoterol and mometasone) 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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What is the definition or description of: xopenex (levalbuterol)?

What is the definition or description of: xopenex (levalbuterol)?

Xopenex (levalbuterol): Xopenex (levalbuterol) 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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Can u use xopenex (levalbuterol) and atrovent together?

Can u use xopenex (levalbuterol) 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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