Short-acting bronchodilator inhalers deliver a small dose of medicine directly to the lungs, causing the muscles in the airways to relax and open up.
What does SAB stand for?
SAB stands for Short-Acting Bronchodilator (inhaler)
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They were allowed to continue treatment with short-acting bronchodilators, inhaled corticosteroids, long-acting theophylline, oxygen for 15 hours or less, and stable-dose prednisone.
This test measures the change in the amount of air a person can forcibly exhale after using a short-acting bronchodilator.
XOPENEX(R) brand levalbuterol HCl Inhalation Solution - Marketed through Sepracor's sales force, XOPENEX Inhalation Solution is a short-acting bronchodilator indicated for the treatment or prevention of bronchospasm in patients 6 years of age and older with reversible obstructive airway disease, such as asthma.
Long-acting bronchodilators (green inhaler) THESE medicines, such as salmeterol, work in a similar way to short-acting bronchodilators but for a longer period.
While diagnostic criteria call for spirometry testing before and after a short-acting bronchodilator, the ob.