| Primatene Mist
|1/2 fl oz (15 mL)
Primatene Mist is the fastest type of asthma relief available without prescription and is #1 over the counter medicine sold for the relief of physician-diagnosed bronchial asthma.
Primatene Mist starts to open clogged breathing passages and relieve bronchial asthma in as fast as 15 seconds.
Generic Name: Epinephrine
Primatene Mist help widen the airways in the lungs for the treatment of asthma and other conditions which constrict airflow in the lungs. Bronchodilators widen the bronchioles, to increase the flow of air and improve breathing.
It works by constricting blood vessels, reducing swelling in the nasal passages, and thinning and loosening mucus in the airway. This allows you to breathe more easily and makes coughs more productive.
Primatene Mist Drug Facts:
The active formulation of the maximum strength preparation of Primatene contains 200mg Guaifenesin and 25mg Ephedrine Hydrochloride for rapid acting asthma relief.
Primatene Mist Direction to use:
Use Primatene Mist as directed by your doctor. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions. Check the label on the medicine for exact dosing instructions.
Warnings of Primatene Mist:
Do not use
unless a doctor said you have asthma.
Do not if you are now taking a prescription monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (certain drugs taken for depression, psychiatric or emotional conditions, or Parkinson's disease), or for 2 weeks after stopping the MAOI drug. If you do not know if your prescription drug contains an MAOI, ask a doctor or pharmacist before taking this product.
Some preventive measures are required to be adhered to properly experiencing the effects of this medicine and avoid side effects.
The product is not for use by the persons taking any prescription medicines or suffering of heart disease, diabetes, thyroid disease, high blood pressure, or urination problem following enlarged prostate gland.
If you don’t experience the symptoms diminishing within 1 hour of taking the drug discontinue taking Primatene immediately and consult the physician on top priority. If you have sleeplessness, loss of appetite, nausea, nervousness, tremor, coughs lasting for more than 7 days, rash, fever, or headaches could be the sign of serious condition of the disease and the authentic medical practitioner is required to be contacted on priority.
In case if you have: asthma, chronic bronchitis, emphysema or cough with excess mucus chronic or consistent cough as it develops due to smoking, refer the physician before opting for Primatene. If you are pregnant or a nursing woman you are not recommended use this medicine.
If any over dose is taken of this medicine rush for the professional poison control / medical assistance immediately. The patients using psychotropic drugs or anti-depressant like Mono Ammine Oxidase Inhibitor or medication for Parkinson’s disease should not take this medicine without consulting their physician.
The drug should be kept out of reach of children.