⚠️ PCP: Requires BCEHS-specific education
Severe bronchospasm in asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
PCP: Severe bronchospasm in asthma
Ipratropium antagonizes the activity of acetylcholine in bronchial smooth muscle, producing bronchodilation and muscle relaxation.
Very high doses of ipratropium (up to 1.2 mg) have been given to volunteers without the development of serious systemic side effects.