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Berotec - General Information

An adrenergic beta-2 agonist that is used as a bronchodilator and tocolytic.

 

Pharmacology of Berotec

Berotec is a beta agonist designed to open up the airways to the lungs.

 

Additional information about Berotec

Berotec Indication: For the treatment of asthma.
Mechanism Of Action: Beta(2)-receptor stimulation in the lung causes relaxation of bronchial smooth muscle, bronchodilation, and increased bronchial airflow.
Drug Interactions: Acebutolol Antagonism
Alseroxylon Increased arterial pressure
Amitriptyline The tricyclic increases the sympathomimetic effect
Amoxapine The tricyclic increases the sympathomimetic effect
Atenolol Antagonism
Betaxolol Antagonism
Bevantolol Antagonism
Bisoprolol Antagonism
Carteolol Antagonism
Carvedilol Antagonism
Clomipramine The tricyclic increases the sympathomimetic effect
Desipramine The tricyclic increases the sympathomimetic effect
Deserpidine Increased arterial pressure
Doxepin The tricyclic increases the sympathomimetic effect
Esmolol Antagonism
Imipramine The tricyclic increases the sympathomimetic effect
Isocarboxazid Increased arterial pressure
Labetalol Antagonism
Linezolid Possible increase of arterial pressure
Methyldopa Increased arterial pressure
Metoprolol Antagonism
Midodrine Increased arterial pressure
Moclobemide Moclobemide increases the sympathomimetic effect
Nadolol Antagonism
Nortriptyline The tricyclic increases the sympathomimetic effect
Oxprenolol Antagonism
Pargyline Increased arterial pressure
Protriptyline The tricyclic increases the sympathomimetic effect
Trimipramine The tricyclic increases the sympathomimetic effect
Penbutolol Antagonism
Practolol Antagonism
Phenelzine Increased arterial pressure
Pindolol Antagonism
Propranolol Antagonism
Sotalol Antagonism
Timolol Antagonism
Rasagiline Increased arterial pressure
Reserpine Increased arterial pressure
Tranylcypromine Increased arterial pressure
Food Interactions: Take without regard to meals.
Generic Name: Fenoterol
Synonyms: Fenoterolum [inn-latin]; Phenoterol
Drug Category: Adrenergic beta-Agonists; Bronchodilator Agents; Sympathomimetics; Tocolytic Agents
Drug Type: Small Molecule; Approved

Other Brand Names containing Fenoterol: Berotec;
Absorption: Not Available
Toxicity (Overdose): Symptoms of overdose include angina (chest pain), dizziness, dry mouth, fatigue, flu-like symptoms, headache, heart irregularities, high or low blood pressure, high blood sugar, insomnia, muscle cramps, nausea, nervousness, rapid heartbeat, seizures, and tremor.
Protein Binding: Not Available
Biotransformation: Hepatic.
Half Life: Not Available
Dosage Forms of Berotec: Aerosol, metered Respiratory (inhalation)
Solution Respiratory (inhalation)
Aerosol, metered Respiratory (inhalation)
Solution Respiratory (inhalation)
Chemical IUPAC Name: 5-[1-hydroxy-2-[1-(4-hydroxyphenyl)propan-2-ylamino]ethyl]benzene-1,3-diol
Chemical Formula: C17H21NO4
Fenoterol on Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fenoterol
Organisms Affected: Humans and other mammals