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Synonyms for Proventil

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

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Irish pharmaceutical company Endo International plc (NASDAQ:ENDP) reported on Friday the start of shipment of an authorised generic version PROVENTIL (albuterol sulfate) HFA Inhalation Aerosol, 120mcg .
For example, Proventil (an inhaler device for someone experiencing bronchial distress) was available--several 100-count boxes of inhaler devices--and was never used throughout the incident, but blankets could not be kept on hand because they were being used so frequently.
TBI-A2 Benadryl, Proventil, OD: -1.50 -1.00 x Singulair, Allegra, 90; OS: -1.75 Claritin, Celebrex, -1.00 x 95 (20/25).
The most commonly used bronchodilator in the United States is albuterol (Ventolin, Proventil, ProAir, generic albuterol), and the preferred method of taking bronchodilators is through inhalation with a metered dose inhaler.
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.
Generic, MDI [greater than or Ventolin, 90mcg/puff equal to] 4 years Proventil SAB Leval- Xopenex
Also Proventil HFA and Prescription called "rescue medication." Used to Ventolin HFA avert an asthma attack.
The patient was started on Serevent (GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park, NC), Flovent (GlaxoSmithKline), and Proventil (Schering, Kenilworth, NJ) inhalers and returned to work with the recommendation that he use a surgical mask while at work.
Medications such as Albuterol and Proventil can be given by mouth, breathing treatment via nebulizer machine or a small, hand-held device called a metered-dose inhaler, or "puffer," Dr.
At the time, her doctor had prescribed two to three puffs of Proventil, a fast-acting bronchodilator, followed by three puffs of a slower-acting one called Atrovent, which takes about 20 minutes to work.
The usual treatment for mild asthmatic attacks is the use of an inhaler containing albuterol (e.g., Proventil), which shrinks swollen mucous membranes in the respiratory tract.
Copley Pharmaceuticals Inc., a leading manufacturer of generic drugs, currently faces civil litigation and a grand jury investigation into its apparent deviation from FDA-approved recipes in manufacturing Albuterol, a generic version of Proventil, a brand-name asthma inhalant.
Cold, cough, and asthma drugs which have side effects simulating dementia: Seldane Proventil Benylin