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What is the difference between atrovent (ipratropium) and proair?

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In brief: Different drugs

Proair is a beta agonist--that is a drug that helps open up the lungs atrovent (ipratropium) is another asthma drug that works via a different mechanism.

In brief: Different drugs

Proair is a beta agonist--that is a drug that helps open up the lungs atrovent (ipratropium) is another asthma drug that works via a different mechanism.
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