Bronchodilators Medicines – “TO A SIS”

Brochodilators

Bronchodilators are drugs that causes widening of the bronchi, e.g., any of those taken by inhalation for the alleviation of asthma.

Bronchodilators Medicines – “TO A SIS”

Terbutaline

  • Treating or preventing symptoms caused by spasms or contractions of the muscles around the bronchioles (air tubes) associated with asthma, bronchitis, and emphysema.

Orciprenaline

  • Also known as metaproterenol (USAN), is a bronchodilator used in the treatment of asthma.

Adrenaline

  • Inhaled epinephrine may be used to improve the symptoms of croup. It may also be used for asthma when other treatments are not effective.

Salbutamol

  • Also known as albuterol is a short-acting β2-adrenergic receptor agonist used for the relief of bronchospasm in conditions such as asthma and (COPD).

Isoprenaline

  • A medication used for the treatment of bradycardia (slow heart rate), heart block, and rarely for asthma.

Salmeterol

  • A long-acting beta2-adrenergic receptor agonist drug used in the maintenance and prevention of asthma symptoms and maintenance of (COPD) symptoms