Ipratop is an anticholinergic medicine. It is used in the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma. Ipratop is only for the inhal... View More
Uses of Ipratop
Side effects of Ipratop
How to use Ipratop
Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Twist off the top of the respule/transp... View More
How Ipratop works
Ipratop is an anticholinergic medication. It works by relaxing the muscles in the airways and widens the airways. This makes breathing easier.
What if you forget to take Ipratop?
If you miss a dose of Ipratop, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your r... View More
Asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, chronic bronchitis, emphysema.
Inhalation Asthma; Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Adult: As Inhaler: Adults: 1-2 puffs (20 mg/puff) 3-4 times daily. Single doses of up to 80 m... View More
Inhalation Asthma; Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Child: As metered-dose aerosol: <6 yr 20 mcg tid; 6-12 yr 20-40 mcg tid. As soln for ... View More
Ipratropium Bromide solution should not be taken by patients with known hypersensitivity to atropine or its derivatives or to any other component of the... View More
Mode of Action
Ipratropium bromide blocks the action of acetylcholine at parasympathetic sites in bronchial smooth muscle causing bronchodilation.
Bladder neck obstruction, narrow-angle glaucoma or patients susceptible to glaucoma, prostatic hyperplasia. Protect patient's eyes from nebulised drug. ... View More
Dry mouth, urinary retention, buccal ulceration, paralytic ileus, headache, nausea, constipation, paradoxical bronchospasm, immediate hypersensitivity r... View More
Increased toxicity with other anticholinergic drugs.