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  • respiratory
  • FOSTER CITY, Calif., Feb 22, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gilead Sciences, Inc. (Nasdaq:GILD) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted marketing approval for Cayston(R)(aztreonam for inhalation solution) as a treatment to improve respiratory symptoms in cystic fibrosis (CF) patients with Pseudomonas aeruginosa (P. aeruginosa). (gilead.com)
  • Irritant gases are those that, on inhalation, dissolve in the water of the respiratory tract mucosa and provoke an inflammatory response, usually from the release of acidic or alkaline radicals. (wikipedia.org)
  • asthma
  • While improvement in asthma may occur as soon as one week after initiation of Azmacort Inhalation Aerosol therapy, maximum improvement may not be achieved for 2 weeks or longer. (xlibx.info)
  • There is described a method of treatment of asthma which comprises administration to an asthmatic patient of an effective amount of an inhalation composition consisting essentially of a dispersion or suspension of from 0.2 to 2.0% disodium cromoglycate of mass median diameter 0.01 to 10 microns, from. (google.com)
  • Salbutamol: Uses: It is a selective β² agonist and is mainly used as a bronchodilator in the treatment of asthma for this purpose it is best used by inhalation with the help of an inhalaer or nebulizer .When use by inhaltion a smaller dose of drug is required to produce the maximum effect.0.25-0.5 can be used by subcutaneous,intramuscular or slow intrvenous. (wikipedia.org)
  • vapor
  • The proposed factors affecting output include: Temperature Specimen density Weight, content of water and essential oils Consistency of material in the filling chamber Storage time of the vapor Inhalation method (breathing technique) Not all those have been scientifically tested. (wikipedia.org)
  • dose
  • Azmacort Inhalation Aerosol is a metered-dose aerosol unit containing a microcrystalline suspension of triamcinolone acetonide in the propellant dichlorodifluoromethane and dehydrated alcohol USP 1% w/w. (xlibx.info)
  • Greater than 90% of the oral [14C]-radioactive dose was recovered within 5 days after administration in 5 out of the 6 subjects in the study. (xlibx.info)
  • The significant clinical effects observed in the pivotal study of patients with PAH were achieved with a median dose of 30 µg per day (range: 12.5 to 45 µg delivered at the mouthpiece), corresponding to 6 daily inhalations of 5 µg. (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients should follow the manufacturer's instructions for cleaning the I-Neb AAD or Prodose AAD System components after each dose administration. (wikipedia.org)
  • After oral administration in rats, novaluron treated with chlorophenyl-14C, only about 6-7% of the administered dose was absorbed after a single low dose (2 mg per kilogram bodyweight). (wikipedia.org)
  • Patients
  • Cayston (aztreonam for inhalation solution) 75 mg is an inhaled antibiotic for patients with cystic fibrosis who have P. aeruginosa . (gilead.com)
  • citation needed] On November 18, 2005, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) alerted healthcare professionals and patients that several long-acting bronchodilator medicines have been associated with possible increased risk of worsening wheezing in some people, and requested that manufacturers update warnings in their existing product labeling. (wikipedia.org)
  • drug
  • In 1999, the manufacturer discontinued distribution of methoxyflurane in the United States and Canada, and on September 6, 2005, the Food and Drug Administration determined that it should be withdrawn from the market for safety concerns. (wikipedia.org)
  • Regulated US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) nicotine replacement products are safer than e-cigarettes, but e-cigarettes are probably safer than smoking. (wikipedia.org)
  • several
  • Pain relief begins after 6-8 breaths and continues for several minutes after stopping inhalation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Evidence from ancient Greece indicates that opium was consumed in several ways, including inhalation of vapors, suppositories, medical poultices, and as a combination with hemlock for suicide. (wikipedia.org)
  • either
  • Smoke inhalation injury, either by itself but more so in the presence of body surface burn, can result in severe lung-induced morbidity and mortality. (wikipedia.org)
  • general
  • An inhalational anaesthetic is a chemical compound possessing general anaesthetic properties that can be delivered via inhalation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Healthy
  • A 2011 meta-analysis found no evidence that inhaled β₂-agonists improve performance in healthy athletes and found that the evidence was too weak to assess whether systemic administration of β₂-agonists improved performance in healthy people. (wikipedia.org)
  • Occupational Safety and Hea
  • 1 The Occupational Safety and Health Administration requires removal from the worksite for a single surveillance level greater than 60 mcg per dL (2.90 μmol per L). Other common sources of lead poisoning in adults include lead-glazed dishes, food supplements contaminated with lead, herbal folk remedies, and moonshine whiskey. (aafp.org)
  • passenger
  • Although the pilots had totaled up the take-off weight of the aircraft before the flight and determined it to be within limits, the plane was actually overloaded and out of balance due to the use of incorrect Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-approved passenger weight estimates. (wikipedia.org)
  • oral
  • Besides the advantage of allowing the recruitment of a priori information about parameter values, these models also facilitate inter-species transpositions or extrapolation from one mode of administration to another (e.g., inhalation to oral). (wikipedia.org)