Category: Asthma

Pirbuterol Overview

Pirbuterol (trade name Maxair) is a short-acting β2 adrenoreceptor agonist with bronchodilating action used in the treatment of asthma, available (as pirbuterol acetate) as a breath-activated metered-dose inhaler. It was patented in 1971 and came into medical use in 1983.[1] Contents 1 Medical use 2 Mode of action 3 Pharmacokinetics 4 Adverse effects 5 References 6 External links Medical use Pirbuterol is used in asthma for reversal of acute bronchospasm, and also ...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

  • Aerosol, Metered: 0.2mg/actuation, 0.2mg/inh
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NDC Database Records for Pirbuterol: (2 results)

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  • 29336-815 Maxair Autohaler 200 ug/1 Respiratory (Inhalation) Inhalant by Graceway Pharmaceuticals, LLC
  • 99207-280 Maxair Autohaler 200 ug/1 Oral Inhalant by Medicis Pharmaceutical Corp

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