What Are You Struggling With?

Albuterol (Proventil)

Play Episode
Albuterol  (Proventil)

What is the Generic Name for Proventil?

Albuterol

What is the Trade Name for Albuterol?

Proventil

What are the Indications of Albuterol (Proventil)?

  • Bronchodilator used to prevent airway obstruction in asthma and COPD

What are the Actions of Albuterol (Proventil)?

Binds to Beta2 adrenergic receptors in the airway leading to relaxation of the smooth muscles in the airways

What is the Therapeutic Class of Albuterol (Proventil)?

Bronchodilator

What is the Pharmacologic Class of Albuterol (Proventil)?

Adrenergic

Check Out the Full List of Nursing Medications in the Study Guide!

Date Published - Jan 11, 2016
Date Modified - Jun 23, 2016

Jon Haws RN

Written by Jon Haws RN

Jon Haws RN began his nursing career at a Level I Trauma ICU in DFW working as a code team nurse, charge nurse, and preceptor. Frustrated with the nursing education process, Jon started NRSNG in 2014 with a desire to provide tools and confidence to nursing students around the globe. When he's not busting out content for NRSNG, Jon enjoys spending time with his two kids and wife.