Ipratropium Bromide Atrovent

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CLASS: Anticholinergic, Bronchodilator

Indications: Treatment of Bronchospasm,  associated with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (emphysema and chronic bronchitis). Difficulty BreathingTo be used either alone or in combination with other bronchodilators especially beta adrenergics (i.e., albuterol).

 Adult Dosage: Give 500 mcg in 2.5 ml normal saline (1 unit dose vial) via SVN. May mix one unit dose vial of ipratropium with one unit dose vial of albuterol.

 Packaging:  2.5 ml with 25 vials per foil pouch

 

© Matt Dillard 2012