salbutamol


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sal·bu·ta·mol

 (săl-byo͞o′tə-môl′, -mōl′, -mŏl′)
n.

[sal(icyl), the radical of salicylic acid (from French salicyle; see salicylic acid) + but(yl) + am(ine) + -ol.]

salbutamol

(sælˈbjuːtəˌmɒl)
n
(Pharmacology) a drug used in treating asthma
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The combination of nebulised ipratropium bromide and salbutamol in a child with acute severe asthma exacerbation was associated with significant reduction of clinical asthma score.
We carried out this study with the primary objective of finding out the effectiveness of 3% HS nebulization and comparing it with Normal Saline and Salbutamol nebulization in acute bronchiolitis among Indian children.
Salbutamol is a selective [beta]2-adrenergic receptor agonist used as bronchodilator in treating bronchial asthma.
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Todos los [beta]2 agonistas estan prohibidos por la Agencia Mundial Antidopaje (WADA, por la sigla en ingles de World Anti-Doping Aggency), segun la normativa modificada en enero de 2011, excepto el salmeterol y el salbutamol con suministro maximo permitido de 1.
In terms of healthcare, International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer is also a time to especially make aware Asthma and COPD patients of the new CFC-Free Salbutamol Inhaler sprays used for relief therapy.
His usual medications included salbutamol, budesonide and salmeterol inhalers, aspirin, atorvastatin and digoxin.
Objective: Salbutamol has previously been shown to increase the QT dispersion (QTd), which may be associated with high risk of cardiac arrhythmia in asthmatics.
All PFT values significantly increased 30 min after administration of inhaled salbutamol (p < 0.
Salbutamol, which is often referred to as the "blue" inhaler or known under the brand name Ventolin, may have little effect if taken daily.
If used daily, salbutamol may fail to prevent asthma attacks in children who have a genetic mutation, they said.
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