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Can a 3 year old take albuterol sulfate inhalation solution

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can a 3 year old take albuterol sulfate inhalation solution 0.083%, or can it be diluted?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Pediatrics
Expert:  Dr. Lieberman replied 8 years ago.

You can use the regular dose for a 3 year old. Is he or she wheezing? If so, please check for labored breathing or breathing fast. If the child looks labored in her breathing or is breathing fast, you must either go to the ER, or call the child's doctor.

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