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An inhalant bronchodilator drug, C20H30NO3, used in the form of its bromide to treat obstructive pulmonary disease.
(Recreational Drugs) drugs an anticholinergic bronchodilator that is used esp in the treatment of certain forms of asthma
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Four doses of GP MDI were compared to placebo and Atrovent HFA
Inhalation Aerosol, a short-acting muscarinic antagonist given four times a day (QID).
was recently approved but won't be available until later this year.
Special Considerations: Atrovent HFA
is not indicated for initial treatment of acute bronchospasm where a rapid response is required.
is the latest inhalation aerosol approved by the Food and Drug Administration after reformulation without CFCs; others include fluticasone HFA (Flovent HFA Inhalation Aerosol, GlaxoSmithKline) and two formulations of albuterol sulfate HFA (Proventil HFA, 3M Pharmaceuticals; Ventolin HFA, GlaxoSmithKline).