If so, talk to your doctor about ipratropium nasal spray (Atrovent
For example, in Europe, the following pMDI products recommend the AeroChamber Plus brand of VHCs: Airomir, AirSalb, Alvesco, Atrovent
, Flutiform, Fostair, Qvar, Seretide, and Sirdupla.
The settlement alleges that the company misrepresented its antiplatelet drug, Aggrenox, that was effective for many conditions 'below the neck,' such as heart attacks and congestive heart failure, and that it was superior to Plavix, without evidence to substantiate that claim; misrepresented that Micardis protected patients from early morning strokes and heart attacks and treated metabolic syndrome; misrepresented that Combivent could be used as a first-line treatment for bronchospasms associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD); Falsely stated that Atrovent
and Combivent could be used at doses that exceeded the maximum dosage recommendation in the product labelling and that the drugs were essential for treatment of COPD.
The settlement made between all 50 states and the District of Columbia solves allegations that BIPI engaged in unfair, deceptive, or misleading practices in its promotion of Micardis, Aggrenox, Atrovent
, and Combivent by allegedly representing that the prescription drugs had sponsorship, approval, characteristics, ingredients, uses, benefits, quantities, or qualities that they did not have.
Recebeu tratamento com Claritromicina durante 10 dias; digoxina 0,25 mg/dia, micronebulizacao com berotec e atrovent
, furosemida 80 mg/dia e espironolactona 25 mg/dia.
The patient began developing the characteristic pulmonary symptoms at age of 2 years with recurrent pneumonia related to chronic bronchorrhea requiring intermittent treatment with Atrovent
The patient was admitted to the medical ward and was treated for COPD exacerbation and possible pneumonia with albuterol and atrovent
nebulizers, intravenous methylprednisolone, and cefoxitin.
) is mostly used for emphysema and chronic bronchitis, but it's sometimes used to treat asthma attacks.
Another bronchodilator--ipratropium (Atrovent
)--works to relax the airways and make breathing easier.
Clinical evidence has demonstrated that many chronic bronchitics respond more favorably to ipratropium bromide (Atrovent
), an anticholinergic bronchodilator, than they do to adrenergic broncholidators (sympathmimetics).
The DOJ announced yesterday that Boehringer will pay $95 million to resolve the allegations that it improperly promoted its anti-stroke drug Aggrenox, its chronic obstructive pulmonary disease drugs Atrovent
and Combivent, and its hypertension drug Micardis.
The drugs include the short-acting anticholinergic ipratropium (Atrovent
, Combivent) and long-acting tiotropium (Spiriva).