Pulmoxcel

Pulmoxcel

terbutaline

Manufacturer:

GXI

Distributor:

Metro Drug
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Terbutaline sulfate
Indications/Uses
Relief of bronchial asthma, bronchitis, bronchospasm, emphysema, bronchiectasis & other obstructive pulmonary diseases where bronchoconstriction is a complicating factor.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Tab Adult 1-2 tab. Childn 12-15 yr 1 tab. To be taken tid. Syr Adult & childn >15 yr 10-15 mL, 7-15 yr 5-10 mL, 3-7 yr 2.5-5 mL. To be taken tid. Nebulizing soln 1 mL every 6 hr (or 4 times in 24-hr period).
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
CV disease ie, cardiac arrhythmias & coronary insufficiency. HTN, DM, ketoacidosis, pheochromocytoma, seizures. Sensitivity to sympathomimetic agents.
Special Precautions
Thyrotoxicosis. Pregnancy (1st trimester).
Adverse Reactions
Tremor, muscle cramps & palpitations.
Drug Interactions
Increased risk of hypokalemia w/ corticosteroids, diuretics, or xanthines.
ATC Classification
R03CC03 - terbutaline ; Belongs to the class of adrenergics for systemic use, selective beta-2-adrenoreceptor agonists. Used in the treatment of obstructive airway diseases.
R03AC03 - terbutaline ; Belongs to the class of adrenergic inhalants, selective beta-2-adrenoreceptor agonists. Used in the treatment of obstructive airway diseases.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Pulmoxcel nebulizing soln 2.5 mg/mL
Packing/Price
15 mL x 1's (P80.67/container);30 mL x 1's (P137.54/container)
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Form
Pulmoxcel syr 1.5 mg/5 mL
Packing/Price
60 mL x 1's (P71.76/bottle)
Form
Pulmoxcel tab 2 mg
Packing/Price
100's (P2.41/tab)
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