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An instrument used to increase the caliber of the pulmonary air passages.
Any agent that causes a widening of the air passages in bronchi and bronchioles.
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Ipratropium bromide is prescribed for as-needed use for symptom relief in COPD and can also be used 4 - 6-hourly as a maintenance bronchodilator agent
Speaking of corticosteroids and combination products you may have noticed a large black box warning on the labels of long acting bronchodilators and combination products that include long acting bronchodilator agents
Stockley reported that two of these bronchodilator agents
-- theophylline and terbutaline -- appeared to boost the activity of many white blood cells called neutrophils in a test-tube experiment.