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Read user comments about the side effects, benefits, and effectiveness of Atrovent inhalation.

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11 Total User Reviews

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1-5 of 5
Condition: Asthma
5/29/2010 2:56:50 PM

Reviewer: scincemomma, 13-18 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 1

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
I took my 13 yr old to the dr for an asthma attack brought on by allergies/sinus infection. I couldn't get the asthma under control w/neb Albuterol liquid 0.08%. They gave him Alb/Atrovent combo in a neb and he got dizzy 1/2 way through and fell forward. He complained of a severe headache in back of head and couldn't focus. I took mouthpiece out of his mouth and tried to help him regai ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Asthma
3/30/2010 4:15:28 PM

Reviewer: 25-34 Female on Treatment for less than 1 month (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
My 8 year old was having a severe asthma attack and nothing would get it under control. I took him to the doctor and they gave him 2 breathing treatments of Atrovent. It cleared up right away. The doctor was really hesitant about writing me a script for it, but after we went home and that night his asthma got worse, he gave me the script in the hospital. So far it has helped extremely well. There ... Show Full Comment

Condition: Asthma
4/17/2009 3:01:58 PM

Reviewer: 45-54 Male on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 1

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 4

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 1

Comment:
Waste of money

Condition: Asthma
1/4/2009 8:42:54 AM

Reviewer: Angel, 19-24 Female on Treatment for 1 to less than 2 years (Patient)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 5

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 5

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 5

Comment:
i have been using atrovent for a year and it is great my life has really changed

Condition: Asthma
11/23/2008 4:44:38 PM

Reviewer: mrg0165, 0-2 Female on Treatment for 1 to 6 months (Caregiver)

Effectiveness

Current Rating: 4

Ease of Use

Current Rating: 2

Satisfaction

Current Rating: 4

Comment:
Atrovent was finally given to me for my 15 month old who has severe asthma. The Dr. was worried about the side effect of a mucoss plug forming in her air-way. I asked what's the diff if you give her a treatment then send us home 10mins later or give it to me and save me the er visit...She agreed and I think it works great.

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