ProAir Respiclick Dosage
Generic name: ALBUTEROL SULFATE 90ug
Dosage form: powder, metered
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For treatment of acute episodes of bronchospasm or prevention of symptoms associated with bronchospasm, the recommended dosage for adults and children 4 years of age or older is 2 inhalations repeated every 4 to 6 hours. More frequent administration or a larger number of inhalations is not recommended. In some patients, 1 inhalation every 4 hours may be sufficient.
For prevention of exercise-induced bronchospasm, the recommended dosage for adults and children 4 years of age or older is 2 inhalations 15 to 30 minutes before exercise.
Administer PROAIR RESPICLICK by oral inhalation only.
Priming: PROAIR RESPICLICK inhaler does not require priming.
Do not use PROAIR RESPICLICK with a spacer or volume holding chamber.
- Keep the inhaler clean and dry at all times. Never wash or put any part of your inhaler in water.
- Routine maintenance is not required. If the mouthpiece needs cleaning, gently wipe the mouthpiece with a dry cloth or tissue as needed.
Dose Counter: The PROAIR RESPICLICK inhaler has a dose counter attached to the actuator. When the patient receives the inhaler, the number 200 will be displayed. The dose counter will count down each time the inhaler is actuated. When the dose counter reaches 20, the color of the numbers will change to red to remind the patient to contact their pharmacist for a refill of medication or consult their physician for a prescription refill. When the dose counter reaches 0, the background will change to solid red. Discard PROAIR RESPICLICK 13 months after opening the foil pouch, when the dose counter displays 0 or after the expiration date on the product, whichever comes first [see Patient Counseling Information (17)].