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Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler
Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler

Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler

200md Metered Dose Inhaler in Box
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Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler Description

Duolin inhaler contains a combination of ipratropium and levosalbutamol as an active ingredient. It is used to treat difficulty in breathing, coughing and whistling sounds while breathing which are t

he symptoms of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). COPD is a disorder where your lung is damaged, making the passage of air in the lungs difficult. This medicine blocks the effect of substances that produces tightening of air tubes in the lungs and relaxes them. A patient who has diabetes, glaucoma, prostate or heart problems should cautiously use this medicine. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy or are breastfeeding about all the medicines, supplements or herbs you take and all the conditions or diseases you suffer from or suffered before starting this medicine. Refer to the direction of use information leaflet provided along with the Duolin inhaler before starting the treatment.


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ContainsIpratropium(20.0 Mcg) + Levosalbutamol / Levalbuterol(50.0 Mcg)
UsesChronic obstructive pulmonary disease
Side effectsNausea Vomiting Dry mouth Constipation
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Uses of Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler

Duolin inhaler is used to relieve symptoms of COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) like breathing difficulties, coughing and whistling sound while breathing and tightness in the chest.

Contraindications of Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler

  • If you are allergic to Ipratropium or Levosalbutamol or any other ingredients of Duolin inhaler
  • If you are allergic to atropine or its derivatives
  • If you have any problems with your heart
  • If you are below 12 years of age (as there is no information on safety)

Side effects of Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler

  • Headache, dizziness
  • Cough, runny nose
  • Nausea, vomiting
  • Stomach pain, indigestion, constipation
  • Dry mouth, sore throat
  • Shakiness, nervousness
  • Muscle pain or cramps
  • Breathing problem
  • Palpitations, chest pain
  • Blurred vision
  • Skin rash, itching, swelling

Precautions and Warnings of Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler



Can I use Duolin inhaler during pregnancy?
  • There is limited information about the effects of this medicine in human pregnancy. However, your doctor may give you this medicine only if it is really needed and the advantage overweighs the risk. P...
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Breast Feeding

Can I use Duolin inhaler while breastfeeding?
  • It is unknown if the components of this medicine pass into breast milk. Hence, you should not breastfeed while taking this medicine. You should consult your doctor before using this medicine during br...
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Can I drive if I have used Duolin inhaler?
Duolin inhaler may cause dizziness and blurring of vision, you should avoid driving if you do not feel well or are unable to be alert.


Can I consume alcohol with Duolin inhaler?
Alcohol intake along with the use of this medicine can make you more dizzy or drowsy, thus you should avoid consuming alcohol while taking this medicine.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You are suffering from any heart problems.
  • You have problems with your liver or kidney.
  • You have diabetes.
  • You have glaucoma.
  • You have high blood pressure.
  • You had or have fits.
  • You have an overactive thyroid gland.
  • You have difficulty passing urine due to bladder problems or an enlarged prostate (mostly in men).
  • You are suffering from a condition called cystic fibrosis. It increases the chances of getting stomach disturbances if you use Duolin with it.
  • The chances of side effects increase significantly in the elderly population, so elderly patients should be cautious while using this medicine.
  • Duolin inhaler is not recommended for use in children less than 12 years old.

Mode of Action of Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler

How Does It Work?

  • COPD is a common lung problem that produces damage to the lungs over the period. This condition produces symptoms like coughing with mucous for a long time and eventually leading to breathing difficul...
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  • Duolin inhaler works by the anticholinergic effect of Ipratropium and the bronchodilator effect of Salbutamol.
  • Few chemical substances (Acetylcholine) released in the body are responsible for the tightness of breathing tubes.
  • Ipratropium blocks the effect of this substance and decreases the tone of breathing tubes, thus making breathing easier.
  • Salbutamol acts mainly on smaller lung tubes and dilates them by relaxing the muscles.

Directions for Use of Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler

  • Use Duolin inhaler exactly as directed by your doctor. Check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
  • Read the instructions on the label or leaflet before use.
  • Shake the inhaler.
  • You should not take more puffs than that told by your doctor.

Interactions of Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler

Interactions with other medicines

  • Concomitant use of Duolin inhaler along with medicines used to treat psychiatric illness (Amitriptyline, selegiline, etc.) or medicines used to treat asthma (Albuterol, Epinephrine) should be avoided ...
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  • Concomitant use of this medicine with beta-blockers like Propranolol, Labetalol, etc. (used to treat high blood pressure and heart problems), may decrease the effectiveness of Duolin inhaler.
  • Concomitant use of this medicine with water pills like Furosemide, Hydrochlorothiazide may decrease the potassium level in the body which leads to heart rhythm abnormalities. Your doctor may advise th...
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  • Other medicines like Digoxin (used to treat heart problems), Xanthine preparations like Theophylline (used in asthma) and should be used cautiously.

Storage and disposal of Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler

  • Store Duolin inhaler below 25°C in a clean and dry place, protected from moisture, sunlight and heat.
  • Keep the medicine away from children and pets.

Dosage of Duolin 20/50mcg Box Of 200md Metered Dose Inhaler


If you think you have taken too much of this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital

Missed a Dose

If you forget a dose, take it as soon as you remember it. However, if it is nearly time for the next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose.

Content Details


Dr. Arpit Verma

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)


Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)


Q: What is Duolin inhaler used for?

A: Duolin inhalers uses are to treat Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disorder (COPD) and its symptoms are sneezing, coughing, difficulty in breathing, chest tightness, etc.

Q: I am taking medicines for diabetes, can I use Duolin inhaler?

  • Duolin inhaler may alter the blood glucose level in the body. If you have diabetes, tell your doctor before starting the treatment.
  • Your doctor may evaluate your situation and prescribe it in dose and duration accordingly. He may ask you to do some blood glucose monitoring tests if necessary.

Q: Can I stop taking Duolin inhaler on my own?

A: No, you should never stop taking this medicine until advised by the doctor, even if you are feeling good as it may lead to treatment failure.

Q: How does Duolin inhaler work?

  • Duolin inhaler is a combination of two medications, Ipratropium and Levosalbutamol.
  • Ipratropium decreases the resistance in breathing tubes in the lungs, while Levosalbutamol relaxes the smaller airway tube muscles so that more air reaches the lungs. Thus, it is useful in relieving s...
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Q: Can I give Duolin inhaler to my son, who is 10 years old?

A: No, Duolin inhalers should not be given to children below the age of 12 years. You should never self-prescribe any medicine on your own without consulting a doctor.

Q: Is Duolin inhaler habit-forming?

A: No, it is not habit-forming.

Q: Does this medicine contain steroids?

A: No, this medicine does not contain steroids. It contains Ipratropium and Levosalbutamol which relaxes the muscles of the airways in the lungs.

Q: Does Duolin provide immediate relief in a sudden acute asthma attack?

A: No, it is not used to relieve sudden breathing problems. You should always keep your rescue inhaler readily available if sudden shortness of breath occurs.

Q: How many times a day can I use MDI Duolin?

A: Take an exact number of Duolin inhalations as advised by the doctor. Do not exceed the recommended dose. However, the total number of inhalations should not exceed 12 in 24 hours.

Q: Are there any side effects of the Duolin?

A: Duolin side effects may include headache, dizziness, cough, runny nose, nausea, vomiting etc. Although not everyone gets them. These side effects usually resolve with time.

Q: When should I take the Duolin inhaler?

A: You should take the Duolin inhaler exactly as directed by the doctor. But it is advised to use this inhaler regularly to be effective, so you should continue using it even if you don't have any symptoms.

Q: Will Duolin inhaler be more effective if taken in higher doses?

A: No, you should not take Duolin inhaler at higher doses than the recommended dose. It will increase the risk of side effects rather than provide additional therapeutic benefits. However, if you feel the symptoms are not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult the doctor for re-evaluation.
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