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What should I avoid while taking salbutamol?

You should avoid taking any drugs that can decrease the positive effect or increase the negative effects of salbutamol (also called albuterol), unless they are prescribed by a doctor. Also if you have high blood pressure or a heart condition, salbutamol can potentially make these conditions worse.

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why would my doctor prescribe albuterol ?
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is there a generic version of albuterol ?
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Albuterol itself is a generic drug. Since albuterol is available as a metered dose inhaler, inha...
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how does albuterol treat hyperkalemia ?
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Albuterol lowers the elevated potassium levels in the bloodstream that characterize hyperkalemia...
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is it possible to overdose on albuterol ?
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