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What should I know before taking aztreonam for inhalation solution?

There is a possibility of a severe allergic reaction to aztreonam for inhalation solution. You should talk to your doctor about the symptoms of an allergic reaction so you are prepared. Aztreonam for inhalation solution is to be used only with a nebulizer, and it should only be used for a bacterial infection, not a virus like the common cold. Your doctor should confirm that you have a Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection, because using aztreonam for inhalation solution when you do not have this infection can lead to antibiotic resistance. You should finish the entire course of treatment even if you feel better right away. You will need to use a bronchodilator before using the nebulizer with aztreonam for inhalation solution. If you have any questions about how to administer this medication, you should ask your doctor.

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