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Pirbuterol

In the US, Pirbuterol (pirbuterol systemic) is a member of the drug class adrenergic bronchodilators and is used to treat Asthma - acute, Asthma - Maintenance, COPD - Acute and COPD - Maintenance.

US matches:

Scheme

Rec.INN

ATC (Anatomical Therapeutic Chemical Classification)

R03AC08,R03CC07

CAS registry number (Chemical Abstracts Service)

0038677-81-5

Chemical Formula

C12-H20-N2-O3

Molecular Weight

240

Therapeutic Category

Bronchodilator

Chemical Name

2,6-Pyridinedimetanol, α6-[[(1,1-dimetyletyl)amino]metyl]-3-hydroxy-

Foreign Names

  • Pirbuterolum (Latin)
  • Pirbuterol (German)
  • Pirbutérol (French)
  • Pirbuterol (Spanish)

Generic Names

Brand Name

  • Maxair
    Medicis Dermatologics, United States

International Drug Name Search

Glossary

TermDefinition
BANBritish Approved Name
DCFDénomination Commune Française
ISInofficial Synonym
OSOfficial Synonym
Rec.INNRecommended International Nonproprietary Name (World Health Organization)
USANUnited States Adopted Name

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