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What are the side effects of Combivent (albuterol and ipratropium)?

Common side effects of Combivent (albuterol and ipratropium) include headaches, coughing and hoarse voice, dry mouth, digestive upset, and problems urinating. It is also not unusual to feel pain, numbness, tingling, or cramps, have sleeping difficulties, fatigue, or dizziness or to experience blurred vision, tremors, or trembling. If any of these side effects persist or get worse, contact your physician.

Also contact your doctor immediately or call 911 if you experience any of the following side effects, as they all may be signs of a serious emergency: tightness in the chest accompanied by wheezing and breathing difficulties (bronchospasm); pounding, erratic heart beats and chest pain; signs of an allergic reaction such as rashes and hives breaking out or swelling of your face, mouth, or hands; numbness, seizures, or chest pain.

Call your doctor if you have the following serious side effects: difficulty focusing, swelling, particularly around the feet and ankles; painful or burning sensations when you urinate; and signs of elevated blood pressure 

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