Alupent

Active Ingredient(s): Metaproterenol
FDA Approved: * July 31, 1973
Pharm Company: * BOEHRINGER INGELHEIM
Category: Asthma

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Alupent Overview

Orciprenaline, also known as metaproterenol, is a bronchodilator used in the treatment of asthma.[1][2] Orciprenaline is a moderately selective β2 adrenergic receptor agonist that stimulates receptors of the smooth muscle in the lungs, uterus, and vasculature supplying skeletal muscle, with minimal or no effect on α adrenergic receptors. The pharmacologic effects of β adrenergic agonist drugs, such as orciprenaline, are at least in part attributa...

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mixing Alupent with infant milk formula

I received a call from a mother who wishes to mix Alupent in her infant’s milk. She is a bit worried that this might not be good for her child. Does infant formula interact with the absorption of the drug? What is the indication of this drug?

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Does Infant Formula Interact With The Absorption Of Alupent Drug

I want to know the answer Does Infant Formula Interact With The Absorption Of Alupent Drug ## does infant formula interact withe absoption of alupent?please reply ## i want to know that infant formula interact withthe absorption of the alupent drug ## does infant formula milk interact with the absorption of the alupent drug ## Are you referring to your child being on a regimen of Alupent, and also having them take infant formula? I could not find documented reports of the infant formula having a detrimental effect on this drug's efficacy. There are, however, warnings stating that pregnant or breast-feeding women should only take Alupent (metaproterenol) under the direction of their doctor. Can you please include more details from your original question? What circumstances arose or w...

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alupent and milk

heres the case You receive a call from a mother who wishes to mix Alupent in her infant’s milk. She is a bit worried that this might not be good for her child. Does infant formula interact with the absorption of the drug? What is the indication of this drug? please reply

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Does infant formula interact with the absorption of the drug (alupent)?

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Alupent Infant Formula Interaction

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interaction of alupent in infants milk

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What Is Alupent

Does infant formula interact with the absorption of this drug? What is the indication of this drug? ## Alupent contains the active ingredient Metaproterenol, also known as Orciprenaline, it is used to treat various respiratory conditions, such as asthma, allergies and COPD. No, there are no listings that say infant formula or any type of dairy products will interfere with the absorption of the medication. Learn more: Are there any other questions or comments?

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Alupent no longer available?

I have used Alupent as a resuce inhaler for many years. It is no longer available. What would be a good substitute?

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Metaproterenol
  • Aerosol, Metered: 0.65mg/actuation, 0.65mg/inh
  • Solution: 0.4%, 0.40%, 0.6%, 0.60%, 5%
  • Syrup: 10mg/5ml
  • Tablet: 10mg, 20mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

Other drugs which contain Metaproterenol or a similar ingredient: (1 result)

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