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Who should not take Xopenex?

Xopenex should never be taken by someone who has had an allergic reaction to it. This drug has also not been proven safe for pregnant women. If you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, you talk to your doctor and weigh the benefits of using Xopenex against the possible risks. This medication can be prescribed with caution to people with heart conditions or diabetes. Xopenex is also not approved for use in children under age 6. 

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