Disease Information for Terbutaline (Brethine/Bricanyl) Administration/Toxicity

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Low Blood Pressure
Tachycardia/Fast heart rate
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Beta-adrenergic agonist effect
DRUG/Bronchodilator medication (example)
DRUG/Inhaled Beta-adrenergic bronchodilator (example)
DRUG/Safe in pregnancy patient (B)
DRUG/Tocolytic drug/effect (slows labor)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Synonyms
Synonym
1,3 Benzenediol 5 (2 ((1,1 dimethylethyl)amino) 1 hydroxyethyl), terbutaline, Terbutaline (product), Terbutaline (substance), TERBUTALINE PREPARATION, Brand name/Brethaire (Terbutaline), Brand name/Brethine (Terbutaline), Brand name/Bricanyl (Terbutaline)
Treatment
Drug Dosage
DRUG/.1990 or before
DRUG/Dose 0.25 mgms (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose 2.5 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size).
DRUG/Dose 5 mgm (Unit/Pill/Capsule size)
DRUG/Dose Q6 hrs Medication
DRUG/IV requires lesser dose/Caution
DRUG/Oral medication (ex)
DRUG/Subcutaneous administration medication
Definition

Beta 2 adrenergic agonist anti-asthma medication; Usually taken as inhalant or oral; Rarely parenteral

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NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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