clenbuterol


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clenbuterol

(klĕn-byo͞o′tə-rôl′)
n.
A bronchodilator used for certain respiratory conditions in horses. It is not approved for use in food animals or in humans.

clenbuterol

(klĕn-bū′tĕr-ŏl)
A beta-2 agonist drug formerly used by veterinarians to promote animal growth. It has been used by athletes as a doping agent to increase muscle mass. It is also occasionally used to dilute illicit drugs such as heroin. Its toxicities include tachycardia, palpitations, hyperglycemia, hypokalemia, and chest pain.

clenbuterol

a long-acting, β2-adrenergic agonist. Causes bronchodilatation, decreases bronchial secretion and impedes uterine contraction. Used in the treatment of equine COPD.
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