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Ipratropium Bromide Inhalation

(eye-pruh-TRO-pee-um BRO-myde)

Ipratropium bromide (Atrovent, Atrovent HFA) is a type of quick-relief medicine that relaxes the muscles around the airways, helping to open the airways in the lungs.

It is an aerosol and is given to your child through an aerosol machine (nebulizer) or metered-dose inhaler (MDI).

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Special Instructions

If Your Child Misses a Dose

Possible Side Effects of Medication

Call Your Child's Doctor If:

Last Updated: 11/2013