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When are Combivent (albuterol and ipratropium) inhalers helpful?

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Dr. Ryan Stanton
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Asthma

It is commonly used for asthma and COPD exacerbations as a rapid bronchodilator.

In brief: Asthma

It is commonly used for asthma and COPD exacerbations as a rapid bronchodilator.
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Dr. Sanjay Agarwal
combivent is generally helpful in COPD patients. In pure asthma patients it is not indicated.
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