albuterol

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

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Acute severe asthma; salbutamol plus ipratropium bromide nebulization versus salbutamol nebulization alone.
Salbutamol exerts anti-inflammatory effect in acute inflammation by inhibiting release of mediators in early phase of carrageenan inflammation in marine model of pleurisy but it was ineffective in suppressing the late response.
The use of IV low-dose salbutamol (15 [micro]g/kg as a once-off bolus dose), added to standard therapy in the early management of acute severe asthma in children presenting to the emergency department (ED), may reduce the duration of the exacerbation and hasten the children's discharge from hospital (evidence B).
max] del salbutamol por inhalacion es mas corto que con la administracion oral (0,22 frente a 1,8 horas), asumiendo que la diferencia en la absorcion entre las dos vias de administracion sea la causa fundamental de la diferencia en el [T.
A presumptive diagnosis of lactic acidosis secondary to salbutamol was made.
Methods: Thirty-two children, between 5-15 years of age, who were able to perform spirometric maneuvers and salbutamol administration by MDI through the spacer, were enrolled.
The effect of salbutamol on PFTs was significantly greater than both herbal concentrations and theophylline.
All children in the group were taking salbutamol as a reliever inhaler for asthma attacks but were also on a longer-acting inhaler to control symptoms in the long term.
More than 100,000 youngsters have a double copy of a gene which makes them more than 30% more likely to suffer asthma attacks if they take salbutamol daily compared with those without the gene.
We report a patient who developed unilateral mydriasis due to inadvertent ocular exposure to nebulised salbutamol and ipratropium bromide as a result of a faulty leaking nebuliser.
A firm Down Under is planning to develop a slow-release capsule form of salbutamol, known as r-salbutamol.
Salbutamol inhalation (5 mg/mL) significantly inhibited sRaw in IAR, but inhalations of cromolyn sodium (10 mg/mL) and dexamethasone (5 mg/mL) significantly inhibited sRaw in IAR, LAR and LLAR, respectively.
The 33-year-old returned a 'non-negative' test for salbutamol after winning the 11th stage of the Giro d'Italia on May 23.
Asthmatic patients will take their inhalers and salbutamol with them.