Primatene Mist contains the active ingredient epinephrine inhalation aerosol to breathe in and help those with asthma relief when it's needed the most. The Primatene inhaler is the only FDA-approved, over-the-counter inhaler for temporary relief of mild symptoms of intermittent asthma including wheezing, tightness of chest and shortness of breath. It has 160 metered sprays and provides 0.125 mg per spray to help those with symptoms at home or on the go. With a new formulation, this product is fast-acting and will help make breathing easier.
The only FDA-approved OTC asthma inhaler
For temporary relief of mild symptoms of intermittent asthma
For oral inhalation only
160 metered sprays
Epinephrine inhalation aerosol with 0.125 mg per spray
Directions read the Consumer Information Insert for detailed directions on how to use this product do not use more than directed, Before first use (new inhaler) activate new inhaler by shaking then spraying into air 4 separate times each time you dose remove red cap (if attached) shake then spray into the air 1 time exhale completely, place inhaler in mouth inhale deeply while pressing down on top of inhaler, then continue the deep breath hold breath as long as possible, exhale wait 1 minute. If symptoms not relieved, take a second inhalation by repeating steps above. after use wait at least 4 hours between doses do not use more than 8 inhalations in 24 hours wash inhaler after each day of use. Run water through the mouthpiece for 30 seconds., for adults and children 12 years of age and over children under 12 years of age: do not use; it is not known if the drug works or is safe in children under 12.