terbutaline

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terbutaline

 [ter-bu´tah-lēn]
a beta2-adrenergic receptor agonist used as a bronchodilator; it has also been used as a tocolytic agent.

terbutaline

/ter·bu·ta·line/ (ter-bu´tah-lēn) a β agonist; used as the sulfate salt as a bronchodilator and as a tocolytic in the prevention of premature labor.

terbutaline

Brethine® Therapeutics A β2-agonist used to ↑ airway patency in asthmatics. Cf Budesonide.

terbutaline

A bronchodilator drug used in the treatment of ASTHMA, BRONCHITIS and EMPHYSEMA. It is also used to relax the muscle of the womb and prevent premature labour. A brand name is Bricanyl.

terbutaline

a β-adrenergic receptor antagonist used as a bronchodilator.