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Noun1.Proventil - a bronchodilator (trade names Ventolin or Proventil) used for asthma and emphysema and other lung conditionsProventil - a bronchodilator (trade names Ventolin or Proventil) used for asthma and emphysema and other lung conditions; available in oral or inhalant forms; side effects are tachycardia and shakiness
bronchodilator - a drug that relaxes and dilates the bronchial passageways and improves the passages of air into the lungs
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To date, more than 30 pharmaceutical spray drugs, including Flonase, FluMist, Rhinocort Aqua and Proventil have been tested using ImageTherm's technology.
It has the potential to offer improvements over albuterol, which is marketed as Ventolin and Proventil.
Our study forecasts revenues for 27 therapies including 5 promising pipeline candidates: - Ventolin - ProAir - Proventil - Xopenex - Foradil - Serevent - Arcapta/Onbrez - Brovana - Spiriva - Atrovent - Eklira/Tudorza/Bretaris - Flixotide/Flovent - Pulmicort - QVAR - Asmanex - Singulair - Xolair - Cinquil - Mepolizumab - Benralizumab - Lebrikizumab - Dupilumab - Advair/Seretide - Symbicort - Combivent - Dulera - Breo/Relvar ElliptaSee revenue forecasts for the leading international markets How will leading national markets perform to 2025?
Quick relief, or rescue medications mainly come in the form of short-acting bronchodilators (inhalers) such as Proventil, Ventolin, Xopenex and corticosteroids such as methylprednisolone.
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.
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.