ipratropium bromide


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Noun1.ipratropium bromide - an inhaled bronchodilator (trade name Atrovent)ipratropium bromide - an inhaled bronchodilator (trade name Atrovent)
bronchodilator - a drug that relaxes and dilates the bronchial passageways and improves the passages of air into the lungs
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ipratropium bromide

n bromuro de ipratropio
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While hospitalization length was not effected from receiving inhaled bronchodilator, ipratropium bromide or hypertonic saline, the duration was longer in patients receiving inhaled corticosteroid when compared with patients who didn't receive inhaled corticosteroid.
Objective: To compare the efficacy of nebulised salbutamol alone and in combination with ipratropium bromide in acute severe asthma in children.
20 years ago about purchasing a pre-owned blow/fill/seal machine to package Albuterol and Ipratropium Bromide in an aseptic package.
Managing allergic rhinitis medically entails taking antihistamines, nasal steroids, decongestants and Ipratropium Bromide as advised by physicians, said Altaruti.
Dey wanted to market DuoNeb[TM], a unit dose formulation combining albuterol and ipratropium bromide for patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
Ipratropium bromide, a short-acting inhaled anticholinergic, was approved in 1986 for COPD.
10 October 2011 - US-based Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals Inc, part of German Boehringer Ingelheim, said last Friday that Combivent Respimat (ipratropium bromide and albuterol) inhalation spray has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
On further evaluation, it was discovered that 15 minutes prior to the ocular examination, ipratropium bromide followed by salbutamol nebulisation was given for bronchospasm through a faulty leaking nebuliser set.
The drugs studied, which include tiotropium (Spiriva) and ipratropium bromide (Atrovent), are the most commonly prescribed medications for COPD, a progressive lung disease.