albuterol (Accuneb, [Ventolin and Proventil have been discontinued])

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GENERIC NAME: albuterol sulphate inhalation solution

BRAND NAME: Accuneb

DISCONTINUED BRANDS: Ventolin, Proventil

PRESCRIPTION: Yes

GENERIC AVAILABLE: Yes

USES:

  • Albuterol sulphate inhalation solution is used for the treatment of bronchospasm in patients 2 to 12 years of age with asthma (reversible obstructive airway disease).

SIDE EFFECTS:

Common side effects include:

Other side effects include:

Possible serious side effects include:

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 4/7/2016



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