salmeterol


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sal·me·ter·ol

 (săl-mē′tə-rôl′)
n.
An inhalant powder given in a salt form, C25H37NO4·C11H8O3, to treat and prevent bronchospasm in patients with asthma.

[sal(icyl), the radical of salicylic acid + blend of met(hyl) and -terol (as in albuterol).]
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salmeterol

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Tiotropium versus salmeterol for the prevention of exacerbations of COPD.
The action of salmeterol in providing sustained protection from bronchoconstriction differs to a degree from that of the previously described adrenergic bronchodilators.
At the end of run-in period, the baseline symptoms and signs of asthma, PFT, amount of rescue medication and nocturnal awakening due to asthma symptoms were recorded and Accuhaler with fluticasone 100 micrograms and salmeterol 50 micrograms applied.
The present study aimed to investigate the following: (1) is the combination of fluticasone propionate and salmeterol different from fluticasone propionate alone?
In 2011, we looked at the effects of both the short-acting [beta]2AR agonist, salbutamol, and a variety of long-acting [beta]2AR agonists, including salmeterol, on the survival of DA neurons after induction of inflammation in different disease models of Parkinson's disease [35].
When children are diagnosed with asthma they are typically given a blue Ventolin inhaler to provide instant relief from attacks, but some need to use them so frequently that doctors also prescribe a steroid inhaler or, where this does not work, Salmeterol for longer-acting treatment.
Los medicamentos [beta]2 agonistas de larga duracion inhalados como el salmeterol actuan localmente en el pulmon sobre los receptores [beta]2 (27).
Salmeterol and cilomilast were kindly provided by GlaxoSmithKline (Upper Marrion, PA, USA).
And in the large TORCH (Towards a Revolution in COPD Health) trial among patients with COPD, the rate of decline of forced expiratory volume in 1 second ([FEV.sub.1]) was slower in patients given fluticasone and salmeterol than in their peers given a placebo (Am.
Long acting beta agonists (salmeterol): The bronchodilator activity of salmeterol lasts for up to 12 hours, as compared with 4 to 5 hours for short-acting beta agonists.