Answers to Questions on Atrovent

Overdose

People who take too much of this medication may have overdose symptoms that could include:
 
  • Shakiness or nervousness
  • Abdominal pain (stomach pain)
  • Blurred vision
  • Headaches
  • Constipation
  • Dry mouth or eyes
  • Difficulty urinating.
     
If you happen to overdose, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Atrovent Overdose for more information.)
 

Storage Methods for Atrovent

Store the medication at room temperature, away from moisture and heat. Keep Atrovent and all medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your Atrovent as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and continue with your regular schedule. Do not take a double dose.
 

Strengths

Atrovent is available in the following strengths and forms:
 
  • Atrovent HFA inhalers, containing 200 sprays (with 17 mcg of Atrovent per spray)
  • Atrovent 0.02% inhalation solution for use in a nebulizer (2.5 mL single-use vials that contain 500 mcg of Atrovent per vial)
  • Atrovent nasal spray 0.03%, which contains 345 sprays, with 21 mcg of Atrovent per spray
  • Atrovent nasal spray 0.06%, which contains 165 sprays, with 42 mcg of Atrovent per spray.
     

Generic Atrovent

Currently, generic Atrovent inhalation solution and nasal spray are available (see Generic Atrovent Inhalation Solution and Generic Atrovent Nasal Spray). However, there are no generic versions of Atrovent HFA inhalers licensed for sale (see Generic Atrovent HFA).
 
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