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generic
METAPROTERENOL
brand name
ALUPENT
METAPREL
Dosage 0.2-0.3 ml 5% strength
- resorcinols-sympathomimetics


metaprel
arm-a-med
generic
terbutaline sulfate
BRAND NAME
bethaire
brethine
bricanl

DOSAGE 2 puffs

-resorcinols-sympathomimetics
generic
ALBUTEROL
brand name
PROVENTIL
VENTOLIN

DOSAGE 0.25-0.5ml 0.5%

-saligenins-sympathomimetics
generic

PITBUTEROL ACETATE
brand name
MAXAIR

DOSAGE 2 puffs MDI
-saligenins-sympathomimetics
generic
SALMETEROL XINAFOATE
brand name
SEREVENT

DOSAGE 2 puffs MDI

-saligenins-sympathomimetics
generic
ATROPINE
brand name
ATROPINE

DOSAGE 0.50-1mg .1%

parasympatholytic-anticholinergic
generic
IPRATROPIUM BROMIDE
brand name
ATROVENT

DOSAGE 0.25-.5ml 2-5ml or MDI

parasympatholytic-anticholinergic
generic
ISOETHERINE
brand name
BRONKOSOL

DOSAGE 0.25-0.5ml 1%

catecholamine-sympathomimetics
generic
RACEMIC EPINEPHRINE
brand name
MICRONEFRIN
VAPONEFRIN

DOSAGE 0.25-0.5ml 2.25%

catecholamine-sympathomimetic
generic
LEVALBUTEROL
brand name
XOPENEX

DOSAGE 1.25mg/3mls .4%

sympathomimetic-Saligenins
generic
EPINEPHRINE
brand name
PRIMATENE MIST

DOSAGE 0.25-0.5 1%

sympathomimetic-Catecholamine
generic
ISOPROTERERENOL
brand name
ISUPREL

DOSAGE 0.25-0.5ml 0.5%

catecholamine-sympathomimetic
generic
BITOLTEROL / COLTEROL
brand name
TORLANATE

DOSAGE 1.25ml 0.2%

pro-drug-sympathomimetic
generic
CROMOLYN SODIUM
brand name
INTAL
AARANE
CrNa

Dosage MDI Mast Cell Inhibitor
generic
NEDOCROMIL SULFATE
brand name
TILADE

DOSAGE MDI MAST CELL INHIBITOR
generic

BECLOMETHOSONE
tradename
BECLOVEN
VANCERIL

dosage MDI

corticosteroid anti-inflammatory
generic

DEXAMETHOSONE
tradename

DECADRON

dosage MDI

corticosteroid anti-inflammatory
generic

FLUNISOLIDE
tradename

AEROBID

dosage MDI

corticosteroid anti-inflammatory
generic

TRIAMCINOLONE
tradename

AZMACORT

dosage MDI

corticosteroid anti-inflammatory
generic

HYDROCORTISONE
tradename

SOLUCORTEF

DOSAGE MDI

corticosteroid anti-inflammatory
generic

METHYLPREDNISOLONE
tradename

SOLUMEDROL

dosage MDI

corticosteroid anti-inflammatory
generic

ACETYLCYSTEINE
tradename

MUCOMYST

dosage 3-5 ML 10% or 20%

mucokinetic-mucolytic
generic

rhDNase
tradename

rhDNase

dosage 2.5ml .40%

mucokinetic-mucolytic enzyme
generic

DORNASE ALFA DNase
trade name

PULMOZYME

DOSAGE 2.5mg of 2.5 ml sol

mucolytic enzyme
generic

TOBRAMYCIN
tradename

NEBCIN

DOSAGE 40mg/ml

antibiotic
generic

GENTAMICIN
tradename

GARAMYCIN

DOSAGE 40mg/ml

antibiotic
generic

PENTAMADINE
tradename

NEBUPENT

DOSAGE 300 mg vial

antibiotic
mechanism of action

BRONCHODILATOR
Dialates bronchioles of lung by relaxing smooth muscle of bronchioles. Prevents spasms or & contractions. Allows better airway exchange. May assist in removing mucus & other debris that cause congestion in lungs
mechanism of action

CORTICOSTEROID
(ANTI-INFALMMATORY)
May decrease number & activity of inflammatory cells, increase effects of drugs whic dilate,prevent narrowing or relax smooth muscles of airway of lung. Inhalation gives local effects and decreases side effects.
mechanism of action

ANTICHOLINERIC

(PARASYMPATHOLYTIC)
Antagonizes the action of acetylecholine, dialation of large airws, dries up secretions.
mechanism of action

MAST CELL INHIBITOR
Antiasthmatic, antiallergic stabilizer of mast cells, decreases narrowing of airwas due to histamine reaction,decrease severity of allergy attack.
mechanism of action

MUCOLYTIC
decreases the thickness of mucous secretions of the lung, making it easier to cough up.
mechanism of action

MUCOLYTIC ENZYME
This enzyme selectively cleaves DNA. It is use in cystic fibrosis patients to break up the thick pumonary secretions which contain ver high concentrations of DNA.