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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.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

terbutaline

Brethine® Therapeutics A β2-agonist used to ↑ airway patency in asthmatics. Cf Budesonide.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

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.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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In terbutaline therapy for women experiencing preterm labor, the interval mode of delivery is used.
Another class of drugs, beta agonists, such as albuterol, bitolterol, metaproterenol, pirbuterol, and terbutaline, are used either when the symptoms occur or just before an activity that may cause symptoms.
Drugs administered prior to exercise, such as albuterol, metaproterenol, terbutaline, cromolyn sodium, nedocromil, and theophylline are all helpful treatment options in controlling and preventing exercise-induced bronchospasm.
The cricket governing body stated that it has recovered Terbutaline from the urine sample, provided by the 19-year-old cricketer during the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy match on 22nd February 2019 in Indore.
Let's wait and watch." Paul returned positive for terbutaline in the tests conducted by NADA on his urine sample taken on March 18 during the national camp in Mumbai.
Simon Yates (right) was ruled out of this year's Tour and will also miss the Olympics after testing positive for Terbutaline earlier this year.
At that point, the ObGyn stopped oxytocin and administered terbutaline; the FHR returned to baseline.
The class of drugs with the highest rate of adverse effects was anti-infective agents (66.2 per 10,000 person-months); followed by central nervous system drugs such as antidepressants, anxiolytics, and antimigraine medicine (18.1 per 10,000); cardiovascular drugs (15.9 per 10,000); hormonal agents (12.7); autonomic drugs including albuterol and terbutaline (8.4); gastrointestinal drugs (6.1); ear, nose, and throat medications (2.8); and "other" agents such as antihistamines, blood thinners, and antineoplastics (1.3).
Position patient on left side and give oxygen per non-rebreather mask." However, the hospital never administered Terbutaline, and Dr.
Analysis of his urine sample, from a test carried out last month, showed the presence of Terbutaline, a drug taken through an inhaler to treat asthma.
The 28-year-old Scarlets forward tested positive for Terbutaline, a recognised asthma medication which is prohibited by the World Anti-Doping Agency unless permission is sought and granted in advance.
The Llanelli Scarlets forward tested positive for Terbutaline, a recognised asthma medication prohibited by the World Anti- Doping Agency unless permission is sought and granted in advance.