Sympathomimetic Bronchodilator

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Sympathomimetic Bronchodilator
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2010-06-01 22:13:15
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  1. ALBUTEROL (PROVENTIL, VENTOLIN) / SYMPATHOMIMETIC BRONCHODILATOR
    • Albuterol is a synthetic sympathomimetic that causes bronchodilation with less cardiac effect than epinephrine.
    • - reduces mucus secretion, pulmonary capillary leaking, and edema in the lungs during allergic reaction
  2. ALBUTEROL (PROVENTIL, VENTOLIN) / SYMPATHOMIMETIC BRONCHODILATOR Indications
    • 1. Bronchospasm
    • 2. Asthma in COPD
  3. ALBUTEROL (PROVENTIL, VENTOLIN) / SYMPATHOMIMETIC BRONCHODILATOR Contraindications
    Hypersensitivity
  4. ALBUTEROL (PROVENTIL, VENTOLIN) / SYMPATHOMIMETIC BRONCHODILATOR Precautions
    • Patient may experience:
    • 1. tachycardia
    • 2. anxiety
    • 3. nausea
    • 4. cough
    • 5. wheezing
    • 6. dizziness
  5. ALBUTEROL (PROVENTIL, VENTOLIN) / SYMPATHOMIMETIC BRONCHODILATOR Dosage/Route
    2.5mg in 2.5-3mL NS via neb, repeate as needed

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