Proventil


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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
trademark - a formally registered symbol identifying the manufacturer or distributor of a product
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The most commonly used bronchodilator in the United States is albuterol (Ventolin, Proventil, ProAir), and the preferred method of taking bronchodilators is through inhalation with a metered dose inhaler.
Brand names Accuneb, Proair HFA, Proventil HFA, Ventolin HFA.
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.
Examples albuterol/VENTOLIN, PROVENTIL, COMBIVENT epinephrine/PRIMATENE MIST montelukast/SINGULAIR theophylline/SLO-BID, THEO-DUR, THEO-DUR 24, UNIPHYL
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.
Three hydrofluoroalkane (HFA)-propelled albuterol inhalers have been approved by the FDA: Proair HFA Inhalation Aerosol, Proventil HFA Inhalation Aerosol, and Ventolin HFA Inhalation Aerosol.
Generic, MDI [greater than or Ventolin, 90mcg/puff equal to] 4 years Proventil SAB Leval- Xopenex
Also Proventil HFA and Prescription called "rescue medication.
The patient was started on Serevent (GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park, NC), Flovent (GlaxoSmithKline), and Proventil (Schering, Kenilworth, NJ) inhalers and returned to work with the recommendation that he use a surgical mask while at work.
Medications such as Albuterol and Proventil can be given by mouth, breathing treatment via nebulizer machine or a small, hand-held device called a metered-dose inhaler, or "puffer," Dr.