Respiratory Meds

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  1. Alupent (metatroterenol)
    Brethine (terbutalinesulfate)
    Epinephrine
    Ventolin (albuterol)
    Serevent (salmeterol)
    Foradil (formoterol)
    • Adrenergic Agents
    • (beta-agonist bronchodilators)

    Having physiological effects similar to those of epinephrine
  2. Adrenergic Agents
    (beta-agonist bronchodilators)

    Having physiological effects similar to those of epinephrine
    • Alupent (metatroterenol)
    • Brethine (terbutalinesulfate)
    • Epinephrine
    • Ventolin (albuterol)
    • Serevent (salmeterol)
    • Foradil (formoterol)
  3. Atrovent (ipratropium bromide)
    Spiriva (tiotroprium)
    Anticholinergergic Agents

    a drug or agent that blocks these nerve impulses, used to control intestinal spasm, increase the heart rate, dilate the pupils for examination of the eyes, dry secretions in anaesthesia, and in some forms to treat Alzheimer's disease
  4. Anticholinergergic Agents

    a drug or agent that blocks these nerve impulses, used to control intestinal spasm, increase the heart rate, dilate the pupils for examination of the eyes, dry secretions in anaesthesia, and in some forms to treat Alzheimer's disease
    • Atrovent (ipratropium bromide)
    • Spiriva (tiotroprium)
  5. theophylline
    Theo-Dur (theophylline)
    Xanthine-Derivative Agents

    The ability of the xanthine derivatives to relax smooth muscle is used in certain treatments of asthma. Theophylline is most effective in such treatment and markedly increases vital capacity
  6. Xanthine-Derivative Agents

    The ability of the xanthine derivatives to relax smooth muscle is used in certain treatments of asthma. Theophylline is most effective in such treatment and markedly increases vital capacity
    • theophylline
    • Theo-Dur (theophylline)
  7. Intal (cromolyn sodium)
    Mast Cell Stabilizer Agents/Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory

    act by stabilizing the membranes of mast cells thus preventing the release of histamine.
  8. Mast Cell Stabilizer Agents/
    Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory

    They act by stabilizing the membranes of mast cells thus preventing the release of histamine.
    Intal (cromolyn sodium)
  9. Robitussin (guainfenesin)Mucomyst (acetylcysteine)
    Expectorants/Mucolytic Agentsself-explanatory
  10. Expectorants/Mucolytic Agents

    self-explanatory
    • Robitussin (guainfenesin)
    • Mucomyst (acetylcysteine)
  11. Accolade (zafirlukast)
    Zyflo (zileuton)
    Singulair (montelukast)
    Leukotreine Receptor Agents

    Any of a family of agents used to treat asthma by interfering with the binding of leukotriene D
  12. Leukotreine Receptor Agents

    Any of a family of agents used to treat asthma by interfering with the binding of leukotriene D
    • Accolade (zafirlukast)
    • Zyflo (zileuton)
    • Singulair (montelukast)
  13. Azmacort (triamcinolone)
    Decadron (dexamethasone)
    Pulmicort (budesonide)
    Prednisone Vanceril/Beclovent (beclomethasone)
    Flovent (flutacasone)
    Solu-medrol (methylprednisolone)
    Steroids

    anti-inflammatory
  14. Steroids

    anti-inflammatory
    • Azmacort (triamcinolone)
    • Decadron (dexamethasone)
    • Pulmicort (budesonide)
    • Prednisone
    • Vanceril/Beclovent (beclomethasone)
    • Flovent (flutacasone)
    • Solu-medrol (methylprednisolone)
  15. Advair (flovent and serevent)
    Combivent (albuterol and atrovent)
    Duoneb (albuterol and atrovent for nebulizer only)
    Symbicort (budesonide and formoterol)
    Combination Agents
  16. Combination Agents
    • Advair (flovent and serevent)
    • Combivent (albuterol and atrovent)
    • Duoneb (albuterol and atrovent for nebulizer only)
    • Symbicort (budesonide and formoterol)
  17. Ethambutol (myambutol)
    INH (isoniazid)
    Rifampin (rifadin)
    StreptomycinPyrazinamide
    Antitubercular Agents
  18. Antitubercular Agents
    • Ethambutol (myambutol)
    • INH (isoniazid)
    • Rifampin (rifadin)
    • Streptomycin
    • Pyrazinamide
  19. Codeine
    Dextromethorphan (OTC drug)
    Antitussive Agents
  20. Antitussive Agents
    • Codeine
    • Dextromethorphan (OTC drug)
  21. Unasyn (ampicillin/sulbactum)
    Erythromycin
    Keflin (cephalothin)
    Levaquin (levofloxacin)
    Penicillin G
    Tetracycline
    Biaxin (clarithromycin)
    Cipro (ciprofloxacin)
    Rocephin (ceftraxone)
    Zithromax (azithromycin)
    Anti-infective Agents
  22. Anti-infective Agents
    • Unasyn (ampicillin/sulbactum)
    • Erythromycin
    • Keflin (cephalothin)
    • Levaquin (levofloxacin)
    • Penicillin G
    • Tetracycline
    • Biaxin (clarithromycin)
    • Cipro (ciprofloxacin)
    • Rocephin (ceftraxone)
    • Zithromax (azithromycin)
  23. Pulmozyme (dornase alfa)--cystic fibrosis therapy adjunct
    OTHER
  24. OTHER
    • Pulmozyme (dornase alfa)
    • --cystic fibrosis therapy adjunct
  25. Xolair (omalizumab)
    Anti-asthmatic/monoclonal antibodies
  26. Anti-asthmatic/monoclonal antibodies
    Xolair (omalizumab)

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