More Answers on Xopenex

What If I Take an Overdose?

People who take too much Xopenex may have overdose symptoms that could include:
 
  • Chest pain (angina)
  • High blood pressure (hypertension) or low blood pressure (hypotension)
  • A fast heart rate (tachycardia)
  • Nervousness
  • Headaches
  • Shakiness (tremors)
  • Dry mouth
  • Feelings of a rapidly or forcefully beating heart (heart palpitations)
  • Nausea
  • Dizziness
  • Insomnia
  • Seizures
  • An irregular heart rhythm (arrhythmia)
  • Fatigue
  • Low potassium in the blood (hypokalemia)
  • Cardiac arrest
  • Loss of life.
     
If you happen to overdose, seek immediate medical attention.
 
(Click Xopenex Overdose for more information.)
 

How Should It Be Stored?

The medication should be stored at room temperature, away from moisture and heat.
 
Keep Xopenex and all medications out of the reach of children.
 

What Should I Do If I Miss a Dose?

If you do not take your Xopenex as scheduled, take your missed dose as soon as you remember, but do not take your doses more often than every four hours, unless absolutely necessary to control an asthma attack.
 

Strengths of Xopenex

Xopenex is available in four strengths:
 
ADHD and Girls

Xopenex Inhaler

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