Iperol/Iperol Forte

Iperol/Iperol Forte

ipratropium + fenoterol

Manufacturer:

L. B. S.

Distributor:

L. B. S.
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Iperol Ipratropium Br 0.25 mg/mL, fenoterol HBr 0.5 mg/mL. Iperol Forte Ipratropium Br 0.5 mg/4 mL, fenoterol HBr 1.25 mg/4 mL
Indications/Uses
Symptomatic relief of bronchospasm associated w/ acute severe exacerbations of bronchial asthma or COPD.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Iperol Elderly, adult & adolescent >12 yr 1 mL up to 2-4 mL in severe cases. Childn 6-12 yr 0.5-1 mL up to 2-3 mL in severe cases, <6 yr 0.1 mL/kg/dose up to 0.5 mL up to tid. Intermittent & long-term treatment: Elderly, adult & adolescent >12 yr 1-2 mL up to qid. Childn 6-12 yr 0.5-1 mL up to qid. Iperol Forte Adult & childn >12 yr Acute asthma episodes 1 UDV. 2 UDV in very severe cases. Intermittent & long-term treatment: 1 UDV up to qid.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to atropine-like substances. Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy, tachyarrhythmia.
Special Precautions
Patients w/ prostatic hypertrophy or bladder-neck obstruction or predisposed to narrow-angle glaucoma. Pregnancy & lactation. Childn <12 yr (Iperol Forte).
Adverse Reactions
Fine tremor of skeletal muscles, nervousness & dryness of the mouth; headache, dizziness, tachycardia & palpitations, hypokalemia, eye pain or discomfort, blurred vision, signs of acute narrow-angle glaucoma eg, visual halos or colored images associated w/ red eyes from conjunctival & corneal congestion.
Drug Interactions
Other β-adrenergics, anticholinergics, xanthine derivatives eg, theophylline, β-blockers, steroids, diuretics, digoxin, MAOIs, TCAs, halogenated hydrocarbon anaesth.
ATC Classification
R03AL01 - fenoterol and ipratropium bromide ; Belongs to the class of combination of adrenergics with anticholinergics, that may also include a corticosteroid. Used in the treatment of obstructive airway diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Iperol Forte soln for inhalation
Packing/Price
(unit-dose vial) 4 mL x 4 × 5 × 1's
Form
Iperol soln for inhalation
Packing/Price
20 mL x 10 × 10 × 1's
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