Xopenex levalbuterol HCl Inhalation Solution is a sterile, clear, colorless, preservative-free solution of the hydrochloride salt of levalbuterol, the R -enantiomer of the drug substance racemic albuterol. The molecular weight of levalbuterol HCl is Xopenex levalbuterol HCl Inhalation Solution is supplied in unit-dose vials and requires no dilution before administration by nebulization.
Generic Name: levalbuterol hydrochloride Dosage Form: inhalation solution. Medically reviewed by Drugs. Last updated on Dec 1,
The proprietary name also known as the trade name is the name of the product chosen by the medication labeler for marketing purposes. The non-proprietary name is sometimes called the generic name. The generic name usually includes the active ingredient s of the product. The generic name of Xopenex is levalbuterol hydrochloride.
Each strength of levalbuterol HCl inhalation solution is available in a shelf carton containing two foil pouches, each containing 12 unit-dose vials. Inhalation Solution unit-dose vial for nebulization : 0. Adults and Adolescents 12 Years of Age and Older: Adverse reaction information concerning levalbuterol inhalation solution in adults and adolescents is derived from one 4-week, multicenter, randomized, double-blind, active- and placebo-controlled trial in patients with asthma 12 years of age and older.
Initially 0. Do not exceed recommended dose. Monitor for increased need; if inadequate control, reevaluate and consider adding an antiinflammatory eg, corticosteroids.
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Medically reviewed by Drugs. Last updated on Dec 31, Administer by nebulization using with a standard jet nebulizer with a face mask or mouthpiece connected to an air compressor. Do not exceed recommended dose.
Drug information provided by: IBM Micromedex. Use this medicine only as directed by your doctor. Do not use more of it and do not use it more often than your doctor ordered.