Emphysema Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

tiotropium inhalation Tiotropium Inhalation

Tiotropium inhalation is used to prevent bronchospasm (narrowing of the airways in the lungs) in people with bronchitis, emphysema, or COPD (chronic obstruct...learn more »

levalbuterol Levalbuterol

Levalbuterol is a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and increases air flow to the lungs...learn more »

albuterol and ipratropium (inhalation) Albuterol And Ipratropium (inhalation)

Albuterol and ipratropium is a combination bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and increases air flow to the lungs...learn more »

salmeterol (inhalation) Salmeterol (inhalation)

Salmeterol is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing muscles in the airways to improve breathing...learn more »

alpha 1-proteinase inhibitor Alpha 1-proteinase Inhibitor

Alpha 1-proteinase inhibitor is a protein, also called alpha 1-antitrypsin. This protein occurs naturally in the body and is important for preventing the bre...learn more »

acetylcysteine (inhalation) Acetylcysteine (inhalation)

Acetylcysteine is a mucolytic (myoo-koe-LIT-ik) drug that breaks down mucus, the substance that lubricates many parts of the body such as the mouth, throat, ...learn more »

dyphylline Dyphylline

Dyphylline is a bronchodilator. Dyphylline works in several ways: It relaxes muscles in your lungs and chest to allow more air in, it decreases the sensitivi...learn more »

pirbuterol inhalation Pirbuterol Inhalation

Pirbuterol is a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and increases air flow to the lungs...learn more »

terbutaline (oral) Terbutaline (oral)

Terbutaline is a bronchodilator. Terbutaline works by relaxing muscles in the airways to improve breathing...learn more »

terbutaline inhalation Terbutaline Inhalation

Terbutaline is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing muscles in the airways to improve breathing...learn more »

albuterol Albuterol

Albuterol is a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and increases air flow to the lungs...learn more »

albuterol inhalation Albuterol Inhalation

Albuterol is a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and increases air flow to the lungs...learn more »

ipratropium inhalation Ipratropium Inhalation

Ipratropium is a bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and increases air flow to the lungs...learn more »

theophylline Theophylline

Theophylline is a bronchodilator. It works by relaxing muscles in the lungs and chest, making the lungs less sensitive to allergens and other causes of bronc...learn more »



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