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Salbutamol (Ventolin®) is a selective beta-2 adrenoceptor agonist indicated for the treatment or prevention of bronchospasm.
It provides short acting bronchodilation in reversible airways obstruction due to asthma, chronic bronchitis and emphysema.
Salbutamol (Ventolin®) has a duration of action of 4 to 6 hours in most patients.
The usual effective dose is 10ml salbutamol (4 mg of salbutamol) 3 or 4 times per day. If adequate bronchodilation is not obtained each single dose may be gradually increased to as much as 20ml of syrup (8 mg salbutamol).
Some patients obtain adequate relief with 5 ml of syrup (2 mg salbutamol) 3 or 4 times daily).
2-6 years 2.5 to 5ml of syrup (1 to 2 mg salbutamol) 3 or 4 times daily.
6-12 years 5ml of syrup (2 mg salbutamol) 3 or 4 times daily.
Over 12 years 5 to 10ml of syrup (2 to 4 mg salbutamol) 3 or 4 times daily.
Special patient groups
In elderly patients or in those known to be unusually sensitive to beta-adrenergic stimulant drugs, it is advisable to initiate treatment with 5ml of syrup (2 mg salbutamol) 3 or 4 times per day.
Hypersensitivity. Threatened abortion. Rotacap: Patients w/ severe milk-protein allergy or have a history of salbutamol hypersensitivity.
Salbutamol (Ventolin®) 2mg/5mL Syrup, orange flavour: Each 5mL of orange flavoured, orange-coloured, sugar-free syrup contains 2mg Salbutamol (as sulfate).
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