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Is there a generic version of Proair HFA?

A generic form of Proair (albuterol) HFA is not currently available. Due to recent environmental restrictions, chlorofluorocarbons-based (CFCs-based) inhalers have been replaced with hydrofluoroalkane (HFA) inhalers. Do not buy any albuterol inhalation medication that claims to be a generic form of Proair HFA.

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