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What should I do if I miss a dose of Xopenex?

Take your missed dose of Xopenex as soon as you remember it. However, if it is almost time for your next dose of Xopenex, skip the missed dose and continue your regular dosing schedule. Do not take a double dose of Xopenex to make up for a missed one.

Xopenex is used to prevent or stop the breathing problems, wheezing and feelings of tightness in the chest from certain lung diseases. The diseases that affect the lungs and airways include asthma, bronchitis and emphysema.

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