Treating chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) in patients who require more than one bronchodilator.

Albuterol/ipratropium spray is a beta-adrenergic (sympathomimetic) and anticholinergic bronchodilator combination. It works by relaxing and widening the airways in the lungs, which helps you breathe more easily.

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  • Combivent Respimat
  • Severity: Major
    You should check with your doctor immediately if any of these side effects occur when taking albuterol / ipratropium:

    More common:
    Body aches or pain
    chills
    cough
    cough producing mucus
    difficulty with breathing
    ear congestion
    fever
    headache
    loss of voice
    runny nose
    sneezing
    sore throat
    stuffy nose
    tightness in the chest
    unusual tiredness or weakness
    Less common:
    Bladder pain
    bloody or cloudy urine
    blurred vision
    burning while urinating burning, crawling, itching, numbness, prickling, "pins and needles", or tingling feelings
    chest pain
    congestion
    diarrhea
    difficult, burning, or painful urination
    dizziness
    fainting
    fast, slow, irregular, pounding, or racing heartbeat or pulse
    frequent urge to urinate
    general feeling of discomfort or illness
    hoarseness
    increased sputum
    joint pain
    loss of appetite
    lower back or side pain
    muscle aches and pains
    nausea
    nervousness
    noisy breathing
    pain
    pain or tenderness around the eyes and cheekbones
    pounding in the ears
    shakiness in the legs, arms, hands, or feet
    shivering
    sweating
    swelling
    tender, swollen glands in the neck
    trembling or shaking of the hands or feet
    trouble sleeping
    trouble swallowing
    voice changes
    vomiting
    Rare:
    Skin rash or hives
    swelling of the face, lips, eyelids, mouth, or throat
    Incidence not known:
    Chest discomfort
    decrease in the frequency of urination
    decrease in urine volume
    difficulty in passing urine (dribbling)
    itching skin
    large, hive-like swelling on the face, eyelids, lips, tongue, throat, hands, legs, feet, or sex organs
    pain or discomfort in the arms, jaw, back, or neck
    puffiness or swelling of the eyelids or around the eyes, face, lips, or tongue
    redness of the skin
    welts
    Severity: Minor
    Some of the side effects that can occur with albuterol / ipratropium may not need medical attention. As your body adjusts to the medicine during treatment these side effects may go away. Your health care professional may also be able to tell you about ways to reduce or prevent some of these side effects. If any of the following side effects continue, are bothersome or if you have any questions about them, check with your health care professional:

    Less common:
    Acid or sour stomach
    bad, unusual, or unpleasant (after) taste
    belching
    change in taste
    diarrhea
    difficulty with moving
    dry mouth
    heartburn
    indigestion
    muscle pain or stiffness
    stomach discomfort, upset, or pain
    voice changes
    Incidence not known:
    Bigger, dilated, or enlarged pupils (black part of the eye)
    blindness
    change in near or distance vision
    decreased vision
    difficulty in focusing eyes
    dry throat
    eye pain
    increased sensitivity of the eyes to light
    itching, redness, tearing, or other sign of eye irritation not present before use of this medicine or becoming worse during use
    lack or loss of strength
    noisy breathing
    redness of the white part of the eyes or inside of the eyelids
    swelling of the eye
    swelling or inflammation of the mouth
    tearing
  • (inhalation solution, inhalation aerosol)