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Asthma is the common chronic (medicine) inflammatory disease of the bronchi characterized by variable and recurring symptoms, revers...
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Albuterol 19,514 Prednisone 16,718 Ventolin 13,296
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Duoneb
VS.
Xopenex
Other name: Combivent (Combivent)
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3.5
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COPD
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COPD
Asthma Attack
Bronchospasm
Method of use:
Inhalation
Method of use:
Inhalation
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Rx
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ipratropium bromide/salbutamol is a formulation containing ipratropium and salbutamol (albuterol sulfate) used in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma. It is marketed by Boehringer Ingelheim as metered dose inhaler (M...
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Levosalbutamol (International Nonproprietary Name) or levalbuterol (United States Adopted Name), trade name Xopenex, is the R-enantiomer of the short-acting beta2-adrenergic receptor agonist|?2-adrenergic receptor agonist salbutamol. It i...
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Duo
Tiredness
7
Breathing Problems
5
Chronic Heart Failure
4
Tachycardia
3
Thrush
3
Congestion
3
Anxiety
3
GERD
3
Shaking
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Diabetes
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Jittery
9
Tachycardia
7
Shaking
4
Vomiting
4
Sinus Infections
3
Tiredness
3
GERD
3
Ear Infection
3
Anxiety
2
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About Duoneb
ipratropium bromide/salbutamol is a formulation containing ipratropium and salbutamol (albuterol sulfate) used in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma. It is marketed by Boehringer Ingelheim as metered dose inhaler (M...
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About Xopenex
Levosalbutamol (International Nonproprietary Name) or levalbuterol (United States Adopted Name), trade name Xopenex, is the R-enantiomer of the short-acting beta2-adrenergic receptor agonist|?2-adrenergic receptor agonist salbutamol. It i...
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the Duoneb. For DD it seems to be more effective, but that...
" ...are equally effective. We have a Xopenex inhaler and Duoneb given via nebbie. We use the Xopenex preventatively if she's going ...to use the Duoneb. For DD it seems to be more effective, but tha... "

the DuoNeb, went back to xopenex and Pulmicort and all...
" ...treatment that is commonly called DuoNeb which is ipatropium bromide and ...the same thing you are describing. We stopped the DuoNeb, went back to xopenex and Pulmicort and all went back to norm... "

long so she's now on duoneb when needed. She takes flovent...
" ...do you have a spacer?). My ds uses xopenex with great results. Advair with spacer ...cold, add 2x per day xopenex neb. Cold is obviously ...too long so she's now on duoneb when needed. Sh... "

xopenex instead as often as I can tolerate - it's good but...
" ...tolerate a Duoneb - unfortunately ...albuterol. I use xopenex instead as often as I can tolerate - it's good but definitely doesn't work as well. I haven't been offered mucomyst as a... "

my O2 supplier stopped carrying Xopenex due to the cost...
" ...with Xopenex. Unfortunately, my O2 supplier stopped carrying Xopenex due to the cost (around $400/mo) and will only supply me with Duoneb. I'm on ...my city are supplying Xopenex any more.... "

we start breathing nebs of Xopenex alternating with Duoneb....
" ...starts. We don't gve her any over the counter meds, but we start breathing nebs of Xopenex alternating with Duoneb. We used to wait, but our pulmo said at the first sign of... "

we'd do a neb treatment (Xopenex or Duoneb), then CPT for...
" ...tried CPT?? When Kate would have lots of secretions (normally when sick) we'd do a neb treatment (Xopenex or Duoneb), then CPT for 15 minutes or so. She usually would cough and clear up a ton of... "

on it. Ds uses xopenex and dd duoneb because her heart...
" ...odd or atypical until i spoke to a really good pulmonologist and the lung line at national Jewish. This is very new for dd and she presents nothing like ds so I'm trying to get used to it. ... "

occasionally. We started Xopenex immediately, but today her...
" ...med combo that would keep her healthy and let her be a normal kid. Then about a week ago the runny nose started again. We were still optimistic though because she didn't start coughing right away l... "

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switched from albuterol to duoneb which contains both...
" ...Xopenex I've had xopenex and atrovent together. That ...atrovent? i was switched from albuterol to duoneb which contains both f... "

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