FDA Approves New 2-Drug Combo Medicine, Airsupra, for Asthma
THURSDAY, Jan. 12, 2023 -- Adults with asthma now have a new rescue medication to turn to after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved Airsupra on Wednesday. The drug is the first approved to combine albuterol (a beta-2 adrenergic agonist)... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 12, 2023 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

FDA Approves Novel Dual Rescue Inhaler for Asthma in Adults
(MedPage Today) -- The FDA approved a pressured, metered-dose inhaler containing albuterol and budesonide (Airsupra) for treating adults with asthma, drugmaker AstraZeneca announced. The combination, formerly known as PT027, is specifically indicated... (Source: MedPage Today Allergy)
Source: MedPage Today Allergy - January 12, 2023 Category: Allergy & Immunology Source Type: news

FDA Approves Airsupra (albuterol/budesonide) Metered-Dose Inhaler to Reduce the Risk of Asthma Exacerbations
January 11, 2023 -- Airsupra (albuterol/budesonide), formerly known as PT027, has been approved in the US for the as-needed treatment or prevention of bronchoconstriction and to reduce the risk of exacerbations in people with asthma aged 18 years... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - January 11, 2023 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

America runs out of FOUR child antibiotics and flu drugs as kids bear brunt of 'tripledemic' 
Four crucial drugs for fighting respiratory illnesses are in short supply in America amid the 'tripledemic'. It has been hard to find Augmentin, amoxicillin, Tamiflu and albuterol. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Liability Fears Keep Some Schools From Stocking Asthma Inhalers
FRIDAY, Nov. 11, 2022 -- It ' s a potentially deadly issue: Some U.S. school administrators don’t keep life-saving albuterol asthma inhalers on hand because they’re afraid of getting sued for misuse. That ' s true even in states like... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 11, 2022 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

UnitedHealth profits top $5B; company will drop out-of-pocket cost for insulin, albuterol, naloxone, other drugs
UnitedHealth Group Inc. posted better-than-expected results in the second quarter and boosted its full-year 2022 outlook for the second time since April. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - July 15, 2022 Category: American Health Authors: Mark Reilly Source Type: news

Albuterol-Budesonide Combo Offers Better Rescue Therapy for Moderate to Severe Asthma Albuterol-Budesonide Combo Offers Better Rescue Therapy for Moderate to Severe Asthma
Among patients with uncontrolled moderate to severe asthma, a fixed-dose combination of albuterol and budesonide gives better as-needed relief than albuterol alone, a large international study shows.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines)
Source: Medscape Allergy Headlines - May 17, 2022 Category: Allergy & Immunology Tags: Pulmonary Medicine News Source Type: news

Albuterol Plus Budesonide Cuts Exacerbations in Asthma
TUESDAY, May 17, 2022 -- For patients with moderate-to-severe asthma, as-needed use of a fixed combination of albuterol and budesonide is associated with a lower risk for severe asthma exacerbations compared with as-needed use of albuterol alone,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 17, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Proair Digihaler (Albuterol Sulfate Inhalation Powder) - updated on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - February 9, 2022 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Viewpoint: Giving Buprenorphine for Opioid Use Disorder No Different from Prescribing Albuterol for Asthma
No abstract available (Source: Emergency Medicine News)
Source: Emergency Medicine News - October 1, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Viewpoint Source Type: news

What are Common Causes of Anaphylaxis?
Discussion Anaphylaxis is a potentially life-threatening hypersensitivity reaction of the body. Usually anaphylaxis is IgE mediated but complement-mediated immune complex reactions or IgG mediated reactions can cause anaphylaxis. Usually mucous membranes or skin are involved, but it is a systemic disease process with at least 2 systems involved (respiratory is second most common followed by gastrointestinal system). The epidemiology is difficult to discern but the estimated incidence is about 50-112 episodes per 100,000 person-years and estimated prevalence is 0.3-5.1%. There is data supporting an increased incidence. Over...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - May 17, 2021 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

Inhaled Albuterol Use and Impaired Lactate Clearance in Patients With Sepsis: A Retrospective Cohort Study, Journal of Intensive Care Medicine, 36(34): 284-289
Background: Lactate clearance has become important in the management of sepsis. However, factors unrelated to sepsis-induced hyperlactatemia, including β-2 adrenergic agonists, can interfere with lactate clearance. Objectives: To investigate the association of inhaled albuterol with lactate clearance in patients with sepsis. Methods: This was a single-center retrospective cohort study. Adult patients with sepsis diagnosed in the emergency departme nt from May 2015 to May 2016 with initial lactate levels>2 mmol/L and serial lactate measurements 2 to 6 hours apart were included. Patients were divided into 2 groups based on ...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - March 3, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Albuterol Sulfate Tablets (Albuterol Sulfate Tablets) - new on RxList
(Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs)
Source: RxList - New and Updated Drug Monographs - October 30, 2020 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Zydus Cadila gets USFDA nod for generic drug
Albuterol is a bronchodilator which helps open up the airways in the lungs to make it easier to breathe. The medicine is used to treat and to prevent bronchospasm. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - October 23, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

ProAir Respiclick (albuterol sulfate)
Title: ProAir Respiclick (albuterol sulfate)Category: MedicationsCreated: 10/20/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/20/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Lungs General)
Source: MedicineNet Lungs General - October 20, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Source Type: news