Answers to Questions on Cromolyn Inhalation
Currently, generic cromolyn nebulizer solution is available, while generic cromolyn inhalers are not available.
Cromolyn inhalation is made by King Pharmaceuticals.
Cromolyn inhalers are available in two sizes:
- Cromolyn 8.1 gram inhalers -- containing 112 inhalations (with 0.8 mg cromolyn sodium per inhalation)
- Cromolyn 14.2 gram inhalers -- containing 200 inhalations (with 0.8 mg cromolyn sodium per inhalation).
The nebulizer solution is available in single-use vials, with each 2-mL vial containing 20 mg cromolyn sodium.
Remember that the inhalers are no longer being manufactured and will no longer be available after pharmacies deplete their current supplies. Ask your healthcare provider about switching to a different medication if you are currently using a cromolyn inhaler.