beclomethasone

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bec·lo·meth·a·sone

 (bĕk′lə-mĕth′ə-sōn′, -zōn′)
n.
A corticosteroid drug, C22H19ClO5, used in the form of its dipropionate as an inhalant to treat asthma and as a nasal spray to treat allergies.

[be(ta) + c(h)lo(ro)- + meth(yl) + alteration of (predn)is(ol)one.]
Translations

beclomethasone

(USAN), beclometasone (INN) n beclometasona
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NYSE and TASE: TEVA) has made the QVAR RediHaler (beclomethasone dipropionate HFA) Inhalation Aerosol commercially available by prescription to patients in both 40 mcg and 80 mcg strengths in the US, the company said.
M2 EQUITYBITES-February 20, 2018-Teva Pharmaceutical in US launch of QVAR RediHaler (beclomethasone dipropionate HFA) Inhalation Aerosol
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries announced today that QVAR RediHaler Inhalation Aerosol is now commercially available to patients in both 40 mcg and 80 mcg strengths by prescription in the U.
Specialty medicines includes Teva's core therapeutic areas of CNS medicines such as Copaxone and Azilect and respiratory medicines such as ProAir and QVAR.
2]- Albuterol ProAir HFA; Proventil adrenergic HFA; Ventolin HFA; agonists Xopenex HFA Corticosteroids Beclomethasone HFA QVAR Ciclesonide Alvesco Flunisolide HFA Aerospan Fluticasone propionate Flovent HFA Mometasone furoate Asmanex HFA Combinations Budesonide/formoterol Symbicort Fluticasone Advair HFA propionate/salmeterol Mometasone Dulera furoate/formoterol BA-pMDIs [Beta.
They were on one of three ICSs: large-particle fluticasone, large-particle beclomethasone with a now-banned chlorofluorocarbon propellant, or ultrafine-particle beclomethasone in a solution aerosol--that is, QVAR.
They were on one of three ICS: large-particle fluticasone, large-particle beclomethasone with a now-banned chlorofluorocarbon propellant, or ultrafine-particle beclomethasone in a solution aerosol--that is, QVAR.
Lung deposition with QVAR has been measured at 50 to 60% of the emitted dose, the usual starting dose of QVAR is 40 to 80 micrograms twice daily.
The drug aerosols cloud emitted by Albuterol and Ventolin were determined to be electropositive while Atrovent and Qvar were electronegative.
AeroBid Prescription (flunisolide), Azmacort (triamcinolone), Flovent (fluticasone propionate), Pulmicort Turbohaler or Respules, (budesonide), Qvar (beclomethasone) Vanceril, Vanceril DS (beclomethasone), Asthmanex (mometasone) Oral corticosteroids.
Currently in the United States, only Ventolin (albuterol sulfate), manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline, and QVAR (beclomethasone dipropionate), manufactured by IVAX Laboratories Inc.
M2 PHARMA-February 20, 2018-Teva Pharmaceutical in US launch of QVAR RediHaler (beclomethasone dipropionate HFA) Inhalation Aerosol