terbutaline


terbutaline
ter·bu·ta·line tər-'byüt-ə-.lēn n a bronchodilator used esp. in the form of its sulfate (C12H19NO3)2·H2SO4

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n.
a bronchodilator drug (see sympathomimetic) used in the treatment of asthma, bronchitis, and other respiratory disorders. It may be given by mouth, injection, or inhalation; common side-effects include nervousness and dizziness. Trade names: Bricanyl, Monovent.

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