Salmeterol

Category: Asthma



Salmeterol Overview

Salmeterol is a long-acting β2 adrenergic receptor agonist (LABA) used in the maintenance and prevention of asthma symptoms and maintenance of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) symptoms.[2] Symptoms of bronchospasm include shortness of breath, wheezing, coughing and chest tightness. It is also used to prevent breathing difficulties during exercise (exercise-induced bronchoconstriction).[3] It was patented in 1983 and came into medical use in 199...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Salmeterol
  • Aerosol, Metered: 0.021mg/inh, 21mcg/actuation
  • Powder: 0.046mg/inh, 0.05mg/inh, 50mcg/actuation
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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