The binding properties of salmeterol, formoterol, and arfor-moterol differ from those of albuterol
and other b agonists.
2] adrenergic agent albuterol
(71% inhibition), and the histamine [H.
Key Words: albuterol
, asthma, Circulaire nebulizer, peak flow
Until January, 1994, Copley Pharmaceutical was a major supplier of albuterol
Three hydrofluoroalkane (HFA)-propelled albuterol
inhalers have been approved by the FDA: Proair HFA Inhalation Aerosol, Proventil HFA Inhalation Aerosol, and Ventolin HFA Inhalation Aerosol.
The imminent discontinuation of many generic formulations of albuterol
in the United States will be the most significant change in the respiratory disease market in some time.
sulfate contained in COMBIVENT can produce a clinically significant cardiovascular effect in some patients.
inhalers that use a hydrofluoroalkane (HFA) as a propellant instead of a CFC cost about $25-$30 more than CFC-containing inhalers, according to a review of the transition to newer albuterol
Adverse events that occurred in [greater than or equal to]2% of patients receiving Xopenex inhalation solution or racemic albuterol
and more frequently than patients receiving placebo included flu syndrome, tachycardia or increased heart rate, nervousness, and tremor.
This new reimbursement price results from an action by the CMS to discontinue the unique Medicare Part B billing and payment code for XOPENEXInhalation Solution and bundle this single-source, branded drug with many generic albuterol
inhalation solution drugs.
Active ingredients of dual-action Combivent (ipratropium bromide and albuterol
sulfate) Inhalation Aerosol now available in a new propellant-free inhaler
PHILADELPHIA -- Patients can be safely switched from chlorofluorocarbon-propelled albuterol
to hydrofluoroalkane-propelled albuterol
, with no decrease in efficacy or increase in side effects.
Initial treatment included amoxicillin, methylprednisolone, voice rest, continued use of her albuterol
inhaler, and Robitussin as needed for cough.
is partnering with the American Lung Association to educate the millions of asthma sufferers transitioning to more environmentally friendly quick-relief albuterol
In 2009, the company provided a donation of 500,000 ProAir[R] HFA (albuterol
sulfate) Inhalation Aerosol fast-relief albuterol
-metered dose inhalers to ensure patients had access to inhalers in time for theEnvironmental Protection Agency/Food Drug Administration-mandated switch to HFA albuterol