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Albuterol
Bronchodilator; used for reversible airway obstruction due to asthma or COPD; prevention of exercise-induced bronchospasms in patients >12 years old. Used in acute asthma attacks.

Mechanism: Relaxes bronchial smooth muscle by acting on beta2-adrenergic receptors (beta2 agonist) with little or no effect on heart rate

Duration: 4-6 hours
Proventil
Bronchodilator; used for reversible airway obstruction due to asthma or COPD; prevention of exercise-induced bronchospasms in patients >12 years old. Used in acute asthma attacks.

Mechanism: Relaxes bronchial smooth muscle by acting on beta2-adrenergic receptors (beta2 agonist) with little or no effect on heart rate

Duration: 4-6 hours
Ventolin Rotocaps
Bronchodilator; used for reversible airway obstruction due to asthma or COPD; prevention of exercise-induced bronchospasms in patients >12 years old. Used in acute asthma attacks.

Mechanism: Relaxes bronchial smooth muscle by acting on beta2-adrenergic receptors (beta2 agonist) with little or no effect on heart rate

Duration: 4-6 hours
Airet
Bronchodilator; used for reversible airway obstruction due to asthma or COPD; prevention of exercise-induced bronchospasms in patients >12 years old. Used in acute asthma attacks.

Mechanism: Relaxes bronchial smooth muscle by acting on beta2-adrenergic receptors (beta2 agonist) with little or no effect on heart rate

Duration: 4-6 hours
Volmax
Bronchodilator; used for reversible airway obstruction due to asthma or COPD; prevention of exercise-induced bronchospasms in patients >12 years old. Used in acute asthma attacks.

Mechanism: Relaxes bronchial smooth muscle by acting on beta2-adrenergic receptors (beta2 agonist) with little or no effect on heart rate

Duration: 4-6 hours
AccuNeb
Bronchodilator; used for reversible airway obstruction due to asthma or COPD; prevention of exercise-induced bronchospasms in patients >12 years old. Used in acute asthma attacks.

Mechanism: Relaxes bronchial smooth muscle by acting on beta2-adrenergic receptors (beta2 agonist) with little or no effect on heart rate

Duration: 4-6 hours