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Who should not use Spiriva?

People with certain medical conditions or on other medications may not be able to use Spiriva (tiotropium), so talk to your doctor about these before starting the medication. Tell your doctor if you have an enlarged prostate, difficulty urinating, bladder blockage, kidney disease or narrow-angle glaucoma before using Spiriva. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should also consult their doctors beforehand, since the effects of Spiriva on a developing fetus or baby are not clear.

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