albuterol


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Related to albuterol: Albuterol sulfate
  • noun

Synonyms for albuterol

a bronchodilator (trade names Ventolin or Proventil) used for asthma and emphysema and other lung conditions

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The binding properties of salmeterol, formoterol, and arfor-moterol differ from those of albuterol and other b agonists.
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.
The albuterol sulfate contained in COMBIVENT can produce a clinically significant cardiovascular effect in some patients.
Newer albuterol 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 inhalers (N.
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 inhalers.
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 inhalers.