Albuterol albuterol sulfate

Get an overview of ALBUTEROL (albuterol sulfate tablet), including its generic name, formulation (i.e. pill, oral solution, injection, inhaled medicine) and why it’s used. The medication in Albuterol can be sold under different names.

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Drug Basics

Brand Name: Albuterol

Generic Name: ALBUTEROL SULFATE

Drug Type: HUMAN PRESCRIPTION DRUG

Route: ORAL

Dosage Form: TABLET

Data Current As Of: 2019-08-26

indications & usage

Albuterol tablets are indicated for the relief of bronchospasm in adults and children 6 years of age and older with reversible obstructive airway disease.

Doctors who may prescribe Albuterol
Pediatrics

A pediatrician specializes in the physical, developmental, emotional and social health needs of children from birth to 21 years.

Primary Care

Family medicine specialists and internists specialize in providing comprehensive prevention, diagnosis and treatment services for a wide range of diseases and conditions, including infections, minor injuries, and acute and chronic diseases.

contraindications

Albuterol tablets are contraindicated in patients with a history of hypersensitivity to albuterol, or any of its components.

also known as

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