What are the contraindications of arformoterol?

What are the contraindications of arformoterol?

Who should not take ARFORMOTEROL TARTRATE?

  • thyrotoxicosis.
  • diabetes.
  • low amount of potassium in the blood.
  • high blood pressure.
  • diminished blood flow through arteries of the heart.
  • prolonged QT interval on EKG.
  • abnormal EKG with QT changes from birth.
  • asthma attack.

Is arformoterol tartrate the same as brovana?

Brovana contains the drug arformoterol tartrate. Spiriva contains the drug tiotropium. Brovana comes as a solution (liquid mixture) that you use in a device called a jet nebulizer.

Can Duoneb and brovana be given together?

Brovana (arformoterol) DuoNeb (albuterol/ipratropium)…Drug Interaction Classification.

Major Highly clinically significant. Avoid combinations; the risk of the interaction outweighs the benefit.
Moderate Moderately clinically significant. Usually avoid combinations; use it only under special circumstances.

Does brovana cause tachycardia?

Adverse reactions to BROVANA Inhalation Solution are expected to be similar in nature to other beta2-adrenergic receptor agonists including: angina, hypertension or hypotension, tachycardia, arrhythmias, nervousness, headache, tremor, dry mouth, palpitation, muscle cramps, nausea, dizziness, fatigue, malaise.

What is arformoterol used for?

Arformoterol is used for the long-term maintenance treatment of air flow blockage in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. COPD is a long-term lung disease that causes bronchospasm (wheezing or difficulty with breathing).

How is arformoterol given?

BROVANA Inhalation Solution should be administered by the orally inhaled route via a standard jet nebulizer connected to an air compressor (see the accompanying Patient Information). BROVANA Inhalation Solution should not be swallowed.

Can arformoterol and budesonide be given together?

Conclusion: The results demonstrated that arformoterol was chemically and physically compatible with commercially available nebulized formulations of ipratropium bromide, acetylcysteine, and budesonide.

What is the medication arformoterol used for?

Can you mix budesonide and arformoterol?

What is the difference between formoterol and arformoterol?

Arformoterol is the (R,R) enantiomer of formoterol (Trofast et al 1991; Handley et al 2002). Preclinical studies have suggested that arformoterol is a more potent beta2-agonist than formoterol. Arformoterol is the only LABA available as in an inhalational solution for use in a nebulizer (Baumgartner et al 2007).

Can I mix Brovana and budesonide?

Do not mix BROVANA with other medicines in your nebulizer machine. BROVANA comes sealed in a foil pouch. Do not open a sealed pouch until you are ready to use a dose of BROVANA.

Can you use Brovana with budesonide?

Don’t mix the meds. Brovana and budesonide are to be used separate.