isoetharine

isoetharine

 [i″so-eth´ah-rēn]
a sympathomimetic amine having more effect on the β2-adrenergic receptors of the bronchi and vascular smooth muscle than on the β1-adrenergic receptors of the heart; used as a bronchodilator in bronchial asthma and for relief of bronchospasm in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

isoetharine

/iso·eth·a·rine/ (-eth´ah-rēn) a β agonist, administered by inhalation in the form of the hydrochloride or mesylate salt as a bronchodilator.

isoetharine, isoetharine hydrochloride

isoetharine

a sympathomimetic amine having more effect on the β2-adrenergic receptors of the bronchi and vascular smooth muscle than the β1-adrenergic receptors of the heart; used as a bronchodilator in bronchial disease and for relief of bronchospasm in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
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Evaluated compounds were acetaminophen, caffeine, cimetidine, diazepam, isoetharine, isoproterenol, labetalol, levodopa, 3-methoxytyramine, metachlopromide, metanephrine, methyldopa, normetanephrine, salsolenol, serotonin, and theophylline.
Short-acting agents include albuterol, levalbuterol, and pirbuterol, although these agents at one time were considered longer acting in comparison with the ultrashort-acting catecholamines such as isoetharine.