Cromolyn (Systemic, Oral Inhalation)
What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings
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What is Cromolyn (Systemic, Oral Inhalation)?

(KROE moe lin)

• This medicine is used to relieve allergy symptoms.

• This medicine is used to prevent asthma.

• This medicine is used to treat food allergies.

• This medicine is used to treat inflammatory bowel disease.

• This medicine is used to treat mastocytosis.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• This medicine is not helpful in urgent situations.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are pregnant or plan on getting pregnant.

• Tell healthcare provider if you are breast-feeding.

What are some possible side effects of this medicine?

Oral:

• Belly pain.

• Diarrhea.

• Abnormal taste. This is usually reversible.

Oral inhalation:

• Dry mouth. Frequent mouth care, sucking hard, sugar-free candy, or chewing sugar-free gum may help.

• Sore throat.

Reasons to call healthcare provider immediately

• If you suspect an overdose, call your local poison control center or emergency department immediately.

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