Asthma/COPD:

Indications for VOSPIRE ER:

Bronchospasm.

Adult:

Swallow whole. 4–8mg every 12 hours; max 32mg/day in 2 divided doses (every 12 hours).

Children:

Swallow whole. <6yrs: not recommended. ≥6yrs: 4mg every 12 hours; max 24mg/day in 2 divided doses.

Warnings/Precautions:

Avoid excessive use. Sensitivity to sympathomimetics. Discontinue if paradoxical bronchospasm or cardiovascular effects occur. Cardiovascular disease (eg, coronary insufficiency, arrhythmias, hypertension). Diabetes. Hyperthyroidism. Seizure disorders. Labor & delivery. Pregnancy (Cat.C). Nursing mothers: not recommended.

Pharmacologic Class:

Beta-2 agonist.

Interactions:

Avoid MAOIs, tricyclics within 14 days (increased cardiovascular effects). Oral sympathomimetics: not recommended. Antagonized by β-blockers. Monitor digoxin. Caution with other drugs that lower serum potassium.

Adverse Reactions:

Tremor, headache, nervousness, GI upset, tachycardia, muscle cramps, insomnia, dizziness, somnolence, weakness, CNS stimulation, difficulty in micturition, hypokalemia, paradoxical bronchospasm, rash.

Generic Availability:

YES

How Supplied:

ER tabs—100

Pricing for VOSPIRE ER

4mg tablet (Qty: 60)
Appx. price $75
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