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albuterol sulfate trade name

proventil hfa, proair hfa

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proventil and proair hfa generic name

albuterol sulfate

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albuterol drug class

sympathetomimetic

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albuterol MOA

b2 agonist, bronchodilation

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albuterol onset

5-15 min

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albuterol peak

1-1.5 hrs

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albuterol duration

3-6 hrs

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albuterol half life

<3 hrs

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albuterol indications

asthma, copd bronchospasms

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albuterol contraindications

symptomatic tachycardia, hypersensitivity

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albuterol SE

anxiety, nervousness, HTN, chest pain

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albuterol MDI dose

90 mcg 1 or 2 sprays

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albuterol adult dose

2.5 mg in 2.5 ml NS over 5-15 min

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albuterol pedi dose

same as adult

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albuterol precautions

monitor BP, pulse, EKG, LS; use caution with heart disease and HTN

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albuterol interactions

SE may increase with other sympathomimetics; B blockers may blunt effects; MAOI and TCA may potentiate cardiovascular effects

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methylprednisolone trade name

solu-medrol

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solu-medrol generic

methylprednisolone

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solu-medrol drug class

corticosteroid

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solumedrol MOA

upregulates synthesis of proteins/enzymes that inhibit inflammatory agents (like cytokines, interleukin, interferon)

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solu-medrol onset

2-6 hrs

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solu-medrol peak

4-8 days

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solu-medrol duration

1-5 weeks

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solu-medrol half life

3.5 hours

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solu-medrol indications

anaphylaxis, asthma, copd, spinal cord injury

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solu-medrol contraindications

none ems

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solu-medrol SE

fluid retention, CHF, HTN, malaise

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solu-medrol adult asthma/anaphylaxis dose

125-250 mg IV

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solu-medrol adult spinal cord injury

30mg/kg over 15 min, maintenance 5.4 mg/kg/hr for 24-48 hrs

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solu-medrol pedi asthma dose

2mg/kg max 80mg