Medihaler-Iso Side Effects
Generic name: isoproterenol
Medically reviewed by Drugs.com. Last updated on Mar 2, 2022.
Note: This document contains side effect information about isoproterenol. Some of the dosage forms listed on this page may not apply to the brand name Medihaler-Iso.
For the Consumer
Applies to isoproterenol: parenteral injection
A standardized concentration for this drug has been established through Standardize 4 Safety (S4S), a national patient safety initiative to reduce medication errors, especially during transitions of care. The drug is included in a standard concentration list which may apply to an IV or oral compounded liquid formulation. For additional information, see the ASHP website [Web].
Side effects include:
Nervousness, headache, dizziness, restlessness, insomnia, anxiety, tension, blurring of vision, fear, excitement, tachycardia, palpitations, angina, Adam-Stokes syndrome, pulmonary edema, hypertension, hypotension, ventricular arrhythmias, tachyarrhythmias, flushing of the skin, diaphoresis, mild tremors, weakness.
For Healthcare Professionals
Applies to isoproterenol: compounding powder, inhalation aerosol, inhalation aerosol with adapter, inhalation solution, injectable solution, intravenous solution
The frequency of the reported side effects has not been defined.[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Tachycardia, palpitations, angina, Adams-Stokes attack, Adams-Stokes seizure, hypertension, hypotension, ventricular arrhythmia, tachyarrhythmia, flushing, pallor, ischemic injury, hot flash[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Headache, dizziness, mild tremor, light headedness[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Vision blurred[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Nervousness, restlessness, tension, fear of excitement[Ref]
Frequency not reported: Sweating[Ref]
More about Medihaler-Iso (isoproterenol)
- Drug interactions
- Dosage information
- During pregnancy
- Reviews (2)
- Drug class: adrenergic bronchodilators
Related treatment guides
1. Cerner Multum, Inc. "Australian Product Information." O 0
2. "Product Information. Isuprel HCl (isoproterenol)." Hospira Inc (2017):
Some side effects may not be reported. You may report them to the FDA.