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  • Bronchial Spasm Relaxants
    5 Drugs classified under this therapeutic system


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    Theotard
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    Theotard

    Xanthine. Theophylline Anhydrous 100, 200, 300 mg.
    S.R. CAPS: 30 x 100 mg, 30 x 200 mg, 30 x 300 mg. Under 9 yrs: 12 mg/
    kg bdy. wt. 9-12 yrs: 10 mg/kg bdy. wt.
    12-16 yrs: 9 mg/kg bdy. wt. Over 16
    yrs: 6.5 mg/kg bdy. wt. All 12 hrly
    (prefer. on empty stomach).
    Bronch. asth., revers. bronchospasm
    assoc. with chron. bronchit. and
    emphysema.

    Theotrim
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    Theotrim

    Xanthine. Theophylline Anhydrous 100 mg, 200 mg, 300 mg.
    S.R. TABS: 30, 100 x 100 mg, 200 mg, 300
    mg. 1 x 200 mg every 12 hrs. This may
    be titrated to either 300-400 mg,
    depends on therapy response.
    Child: 9 mg/kg X 2dly. See lit
    Asth., chron. bronchit., emphysema.

    Ventolin Injection
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    Ventolin Injection

    Selective β2 Agonist. Salbutamol (as sulfate) 0.5 mg/ml.
    AMPS: 5 x 1 ml. S.C: 500 μg (8 μg/kg
    bdy wt.) every 4-6 hrs as reqd; I.M: 500
    μg (8 μg/kg bdy wt.) every 4-6 hrs as
    reqd; I.V: 250 μg (4 μg/kg bdy wt.)
    inject slowly.
    Relief severe bronchosp., manage. status
    asthmaticus.

    Ventolin Syrup
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    Ventolin Syrup

    Selective β2 Agonist. Salbutamol (as sulfate) 2 mg / 5 ml.
    SYR: 150ml. Adults: 2-4 mg (5-10 ml ) x 3-4/dly. May be incr. to a max. of 8 mg (20ml) x 3-4 dly.
    Child. : 2-6 yrs.: 1mg (2.5ml) x 3/dly.

    May be incr. to 2mg (5ml) x 3-4/dly.
    6-12 yrs: 2mg (5ml) x 3/dly. May be
    incr. to 4 times dly.
    >12 yrs.: 2mg (5ml) x 3/dly. May be
    incr. to 4mg (10ml) x 3-4/dly.
    Elderly. pts. or pts. with known sensit.
    to β-adren. stim.: initiate tmt with min.
    dose.
    Relief of bronchospasm in bronchial
    asthma of all types, chronic bronchitis,
    efmphysema.
    C/I: Hypersens., using this drug to arrest
    uncomplicated premature labour or
    threatened abortion.

    Ventolin Tablets
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    Ventolin Tablets

    Selective β2 Agonist. Salbutamol 2 mg.
    TABS: 100, 500 X 2 mg.
    Adults: 1-2 tabs x 3-4/dly. May be incr.
    to a max. of 4 tabs x 3-4 dly.
    6-12 yrs: 1 tab x 3/dly. May be incr. to 4
    times dly.
    >12 yrs.: 1 tab x 3/dly. May be incr. to 2
    tabs x 3-4/dly. Elderly. pts. or pts. with known sensit.
    to β-adren. stim.: initiate tmt with min.
    dose.
    Relief of bronchospasm in bronchial
    asthma of all types, chronic bronchitis,
    efmphysema.
    C/I: Hypersens., using this drug to arrest
    uncomplicated premature labour or
    threatened abortion.


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