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Alcaligenes

[‚al·kə′lij·ə‚nēz]
(microbiology)
A genus of gram-negative, aerobic rods and cocci of uncertain affiliation; cells are motile, and species are commonly found in the intestinal tract of vertebrates.
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Emergency medical services transported Thomas to the local children's hospital for treatment, which included intravenous antibiotics, chest physical therapy, and albuterol nebulized treatments.
The primary independent variable of interest was exposure to a cost-sharing increase for albuterol after the policy change.
The exposures evaluated were any prescription in the periconceptional period for a short-acting [beta.sub.2] agonist rescue medication (such as albuterol), and any prescription in the periconceptional period for a long-acting [beta.sub.2]-agonist controller medication (such as salmeterol, available during the years of this study as a single active ingredient medication).
Important precautions Tell your doctor if you have or have ever had an irregular heartbeat, heart disease, high blood pressure, hyperthyroidism (in which there is too much thyroid hormone in the body), diabetes, or seizures, as all of these conditions may be exacerbated by albuterol. Albuterol should not be used if you are taking certain psychotropic drugs, so make sure your doctor is aware of these.
Eighty-five per cent of the people who got it thought they were getting a real therapy, compared to 73 per cent who received real albuterol and 66 per cent who were getting placebo albuterol.
Khoury, of Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, and colleagues assessed the effects of albuterol treatment as an add-on therapy for patients starting treatment with glatiramer acetate, currently approved as a therapy for relapsing-remitting MS.
"The observation that a high fat meal changes the asthmatic response to albuterol was unexpected as we hadn't considered the possibility that this would occur."
With 60 metered inhalations, the ReliOn Ventolin HFA inhaler helps both patients and health care professionals monitor and track usage via the dose counter to identify overuse of albuterol. It also helps patients track how many puffs remain in their inhaler so they do not run out of their rescue medication when they need it most.
For decades, these sufferers have received emergency relief from albuterol metered-dose inhalers (MDIs).
Add to the ever-growing list of things that dogs shouldn't eat--at least not without doctor's orders--the bronchodilator drug albuterol. Writing in the next issue of JAVMA (Vol.
In this study, 510 patients were given a 4-week course of beclomethasone dipropionate 250 mcg twice daily plus an albuterol inhaler to be used as needed.