COPD meds

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COPD meds
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2010-05-06 18:16:57
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  1. Bronchiodialators (Beta)
    Short Acting
    Metaproterenol (Metaprel): S.E <3 NVH, fast onset last ^ to 8hrs

    Albuterol: < <3 effects Rapid onset last (4-8hrs)

    Epinephrine: ^ <3 rate ; nt fr pt w/ prob
  2. Methylaxanthines
    Theophyllines: take w/ food
  3. Anticholinergics
    Ipartropium (Atrovent): blur vision
  4. Corticosteroids
    Antiinflammatory
    • Hydrocortisone (Solu-Cortef) : osteoporosis
    • Mythlprednisone (Medrol, Solu-Medrol) increase appetite
    • Prednisone take w/ food (need vitamin D Calcium)

    • Becamethasone S.E
    • Budesonide Oral thrush
  5. Mast Cell Stabilizers MDI
    • Cromolyn (Intal) nebulizer MDI S.E bronchiospasm; FOR ASTHMA USE B4 WORKOUT
    • Nedocromil (Tilade) MDI: unpleasant taste; oral hygiene (wash mouth)

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