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Friday, October 01, 2010 Mary Jones, Community Member, asks

Q: Pulmicort, xopenix and atrovent in breathing treatment

Took a breathing treatment about noon today at allergist's office with pulmicort, xopenix and atrovent. I was going to take my first xolair shot and needed my lungs to be better. I took the shot, and was nervous. But later in the day about 6-7PM started getting anxious. By 9-10, I was really anxious. Had to take 1/2 ativan to bring blood pressure back down. I am very sensitive to stimulants like albuterol and wonder if this breathing treatment was too strong.

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Kathi MacNaughton, Health Pro
10/ 4/10 3:15am

Mary, I'm sorry, but it's impossible for us to make a determination on something like that over the Internet. That's really a question better posed to your personal physician.

 

Hope you feel better,

Kathi

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By Mary Jones, Community Member— Last Modified: 12/27/10, First Published: 10/01/10