Ensuring Your Safety With Levalbuterol

Side Effects Seen With the Medicine

As with any medicine, side effects are possible with levalbuterol. However, not everyone who takes it will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well. If negative reactions do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by you or your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Common levalbuterol side effects include but are not limited to:
  • Viral infections
  • An irritated or runny nose
  • Nervousness
  • Shakiness (tremors).
(Click Side Effects of Levalbuterol to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)

Drug Interactions

Levalbuterol can potentially interact with several other medicines (see Drug Interactions With Levalbuterol).

What Should I Tell My Healthcare Provider?

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking levalbuterol if you have:
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
Make sure to tell your healthcare provider about all of the medicines you take, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Levalbuterol to learn more, including information on who should not take the drug.)
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