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1

What are the dosage forms of ipratropium/atrovent?
3 kinds

-MDI
-SVN
-nasal spray

2

What anti cholenergic is not recommended anymore?
It was replaced by ipratropium bromide and tiotropium.

Atropine sulfate

3

How do you measure the activity of anti-choleniergic/bronchodilators in patients?

FEV 1

4

What is the mechanism of wheezing and bronchodpasms in Emphysema patients?

Over inflation of alveoli through over stimulation of a cholinergic response

5

What do adrenergic drugs do to the smooth muscle in the airways?

They relax smooth muscle brought upon by an inflammatory response