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What should I know about Atrovent nasal spray?

You should know that Atrovent nasal spray (ipratropium) may cause an allergic reaction. Make sure your doctor is aware of any allergies you have, especially to atropine or other medications similar to belladonna. Atrovent nasal spray may interact with other medications, so you should make sure that your doctor is aware of all of the medications you are taking or intend to take. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, then you should discuss the possible risks with your doctor before using this medication. Before using this medication, you should make sure that your doctor is aware if you have narrow angle glaucoma, kidney disease, liver disease, difficulty urinating or an enlarged prostate. If you have any changes in vision, you should tell your doctor as soon as possible.

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