Basic Information on Pirbuterol

Are There Side Effects?

As with any medicine, side effects are possible with pirbuterol. However, not everyone who takes the medication will experience problems. In fact, most people tolerate it well. If side effects do occur, in most cases, they are minor and either require no treatment or can be treated easily by you or your healthcare provider. Serious reactions are less common.
 
Common pirbuterol side effects include but are not limited to:
 
  • Nervousness
  • Shakiness (tremors)
  • Headaches
  • Nausea.
     
(Click Side Effects of Pirbuterol to learn more, including potentially serious side effects you should report to your healthcare provider.)
 
You can also read about possible side effects in the following eMedTV articles:
 
 

Important Information for Your Healthcare Provider

You should talk with your healthcare provider prior to taking pirbuterol if you have:
 
Also, let your healthcare provider know if you are:
 
You should also tell your healthcare provider about all other medicines you take, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.
 
(Click Precautions and Warnings With Pirbuterol for more information on this topic, including information on who should not take this drug.)
 
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