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Definition of the noun Albuterol
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- [pharmaceutical drug] A drug used to prevent and control bronchial airway obstruction in asthma and COPD.
- synonym: salbutamol (INN)
- released in (5 years ago)
- Albuterol a.k.a. Salbutamol or albuterol is a short-acting β₂-adrenergic receptor agonist used for the relief of bronchospasm in conditions such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It is marketed as Ventolin among other brand names.
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- Albuterol: A racemic mixture of the r-isomer levalbuterol and s-albuterol, a short-acting sympathomimetic agent with bronchodilator activity. Albuterol stimulates beta-2 adrenergic receptors in the lungs, thereby activating the enzyme adenylate cyclase that catalyzes the conversion of adenosine triphosphate to cyclic-3',5'-adenosine monophosphate. Increased cAMP concentrations relax bronchial smooth muscle, relieve bronchospasms, and reduce inflammatory cell mediator release, especially from mast cells. Albuterol although to a lesser extent, also stimulates beta-1 adrenergic receptors, thereby increasing the force and rate of myocardial contraction.
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Albuterol is a beta-agonist. Diphenhydramine is an H1-antagonist. Ranitidine is an H2-antagonist. 51. D. Rationale: Ranitidine is an H2-antagonist that competitively inhibits histamine at H2 receptors in gastric parietal cells. Cromolyn Is a mast ...
by Harry Dym
ALBUTEROL Background Albuterol is a bronchodilator marketed as AccuNeb ( Mylan, Morgantown, WV), ProAir HFA (Ivax, Waterford, Ireland), Proventil (Merck, Whitehouse Station, NJ), and Ventolin (GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park , ...
by Dennis G. Zill, Jacqueline M. Dewar
Albuterol is a common sympathomimetic (mimics the body's sympathetic response) beta-agonist medication used in the treatment of respiratory disorders.
Pediatric and Adult by Charles E. Mullins
Albuterol sulfate (Ventolin, Proventil) Albuterol is an inhalant bronchodilator. Albuterol is an adrenergic and beta-2 agonist which relaxes ...
by Gary C. Rosenfeld, David S. Loose
Albuterol is a 31 agonist used in the management of asthma, and terbutaline is another 3 agonist used to suppress labor, in the event of ...
by Stanley Zaslau
Ipratropium is a parasympathetic antagonist, whereas albuterol is a sympathetic agonist—both work to relax bronchial smooth muscle and decrease secretions. ( A) Aspirin inhibits the cyclooxygenase enzymes COX—1 and COX—2. It does not ...
Albuterol is a short acting beta-agonist or bronchodilator. It is used in the relief and prevention of bronchospasm and in the prevention of exercise-induced bronchospasm. Albuterol is available as an inhalation aerosol, inhalation solution, ...
The New Mechanisms and Therapeutics by Judah A. Denburg
Albuterol is a drug suitable for relief of acute symptoms and short-term prophylaxis, but does not provide sustained symptom relief during the day and is particularly ineffective in preventing bronchoconstriction during the night (88). It is also ...
USMLE Step 1 Secrets (2008)
by Dave D. Brown, Thomas A. Brown
Albuterol is a b2 agonist (used to manage asthma). Timolol, nadolol, and propanolol are nonselective beta blockers that are contraindicated in asthmatic ...
A Series from StatPearls by Lindsay Iverson
Answer: 3 Albuterol Explanations: Albuterol is the best treatment for bronchospasm refractory to epinephrine during anaphylaxis Albuterol is a beta agonist that relaxes bronchial smooth muscle Oxygen ...
by Diane S. Aschenbrenner, Samantha J. Venable
Albuterol is a relatively selective beta-2 ...
Respiratory Disease (2006)
A Case Study Approach to Patient Care by Robert L Wilkins, James R Dexter, Philip M Gold
Albuterol is a popular bronchodilator ...
American Hospital English (2013)
by Laura Medlin
Albuterol is a bronchodilator. 5. Furosemide is a diuretic. 6. Morphine is a narcotic. 7. Lorazepam is a sedative.
by Michele Leonardi Darby
Albuterol is a bronchodilator that can be administered via a metered dose inhaler . It is recommended for treating an acute asthma attack. a. Both statements are TRUE b. Both statements are FALSE c. The first statement is TRUE; the second is ...
Ashcraft's Pediatric Surgery (2014)
by George W. Holcomb III, Jerry D Murphy, Daniel J Ostlie
Either intravenous salbutamol or inhaled albuterol is an additional therapeutic option.85–87 Dialysis should be considered if these measures prove unsuccessful.48,87,88 Hyponatremia and systemic hypertension arc most often related to ...
by William Wojciechowski
Albuterol is a short-acting, ...
by John M. Field
Conventional albuterol is an equal mixture of the R and S isomers and may exaggerate airway hyperresponsiveness through the effects of the S isomer, ...
Encyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)
by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart
Cary, NC, USA • CHEMICALA BSTRACTS S ERVICE R EGISTRY N UMBER : CAS 18559949 • S YNONYMS : Salbutamol; Ventolin; Proventil; Apo Salvent; NovoSalmol; Albuterol sulfate; ...
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albuterol,. a. beta-2. receptor. adrenergic. agent. prescribed. in the treatment of bronchospasm in patients with reversible obstructive airway disease, including asthma. alcalase, an enzyme found in certain laundry detergents. It is a cause of ...
by Philip Winn
albuterol. A non-selective beta- NORADRENALINE receptor AGONIST (also known as SALBUTAMOL); see ADRENOCEPTORS. alcohol. Alcohol is a rather general term for a class of hydrocarbon ...
by James M. Rippe, MD
The GOLD guidelines recommend either a short-acting b-2 agonist (albuterol, levalbuterol, or pirbuterol) or an anticholinergic (ipratropium). To date, there have been no published clinical trials that have demonstrated that one therapy is more ...
The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, The Olympic Textbook of Medicine in Sport (2009)
by Martin P. Schwellnus
Albuterol inhaled present Glucagon 1–2 mg every 10 ...
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)
albicans albuterol by injury but may also result from the wearing of poorly fitted shoes, increased strain on the tendon, excessive strenuous exercise, improper exercise techniques, or rheumatoid arthritis. Treatment includes an intrabursal ...
by Donald Venes, MD
Examples include albuterol, salmeterol, terbutaline, and many others. SEE: bronchodilator. PATIENT CARE: Beta-2 agonists are used to treat patients with asthma or any pulmonary disease associated with bronchospasm. Patients given such ...
A Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)
by Robert Ireland
Trade names: Aerolin, Airomir, Asmasal, Ventolin, Albuterol.
by Dhirendra Verma
Generic Name Accbutalol Acetaminophen Acetazolamide Acetohexamide Acetohydroxamic acid Acetophenazine Acetylcysteine ACTH Acyclovir Adenosine Albuterol Allopurinol Alprazolam Amantadine Amikacin Amiloride Aminocaproic acid ...
The Word Rhythm Dictionary (2014)
A Resource for Writers, Rappers, Poets, and Lyricists by Timothy Polashek
NEW-MEXICAN NEW-MEXICANS ATYPICAL EMPIRICAL ALUMINIUM+ VOYEURISM ANTARCTICA ZOOLOGICAL HIROSHIMA+ TETRAMEROUS ETCETERA ILLITERATES ANDREANA ALBUTEROL SAN-SALVADOR EL- SALVADOR ...
Encyclopedia of Wellness (2012)
From Acai Berry to Yo-yo Dieting by Sharon K. Zoumbaris
inhalant asthma medications (albuterol); and corticosteroids (prednisone) may also be prescribed ...
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