Question Answer
What are the inhaled corticosteroids Beclomethasone, budesonide, fluticasone
What are the SABA Salbutamol, terbutaline, fenoterol
What are the LABA Formoterol, salmeterol, Formoterol/budesonide, salmeterol/fluticasone
What drugs are in Advair? Fluticasone/salmeterol
Anticolinergic drugs? Ipratropium bromide, tiotropium
Leukotriene receptor antagonists? Montelukast, Zarfirlukast
Trade name for budesonide? Pulmicort
Trade name for fluticasone? Flowvent
Trade name for Salmeterol Serevent
What drugs are in Symbicort? Formoterol + Budesonide
Trade name for Tiotropium Spiriva
Trade name for Montelukast? Singulair
Budesonide dose 200ug puffs BID 1mg per neb BID (0.25, 0.5, 1mg/2ml)
Fluticasone dose 125ug puffs BID
Turbutaline dose 500ug inhaled PRN (turbuhaler)
Symbicort (Formoterol + Budesonide) dose 100ug/6ug 2 puff BID 200ug/6ug 2 puff BID
Salmeterol dose MDI: 25ug puffs, 2 puffs BID Diskus: 50ug inhaled BID
Ipratropium Bromide dose MDi: 20ug/puff, 2 puff TID-QID Nebs: 250ug/2ml TID
Tiotropium dose 18ug cap for inhalation OD
Montelukast dose 10mg po HS


Trade Name Info
Intal Gen Nm: Cromolyn Sodium Type:Mediator Antagonst Dose: SVN20mg QID
Tilade GenNm:Nedocromil Sodium Type:Mediator Antagonst Dose: MDI 1.75mcg 2puffs QID
Accolate Gen Nm: Zafirlukast Type:Anti-leukotriene Dose: 20mg PO BID
Zyflo Gen Nm: Zileuton Type: Anti-leukotriene Dose: 600mg PO QID
Singulair Montelukast Sodium Gen Nm: Montelukast Sodium Type: Anti-leukotriene Dose: 10mg PO 1/day
Xolair Gen Nm: Omalizumab Type:Monoclonal Antibdy Dose: Subcut. injection
Question Answer
is used as a prophylactic Tx non-steroidal anti-asthmatic agents
nonsteriodal antiasthmatic agents are _ cell _ mast cell stablizer
it may inhibit mediator release by preventing __ necessary 4 micro-filament contraction & extrusion of mast cells calcium influx
prophylactic Tx inhibits the release of histamine from the mast cells
indicated as prophylactic therapy in Mang. of mild persistent asthma (CONTROLLER only) dose 20mg QID; seasonal allergies 1wk be4 allergen; 30min be4 certain allergens; 15min be4 exercise VERY safe drug cromolyn sodium (intal/0
SE if any at all of Intal (cromolyn sodium) nasal congestion cough hoarseness
these are messengers utilized between cells during the inflammation process 2 help control it leukotrines
w/ these inhibitors watch liver enzymes cuz it may cause hepatoxicity oral= tablets leukotriene inhibitors
leukotriene inhibitor drug examples zafirllukast (accolate) montelukast (ingular) Zileuton (zyflo)
omalizumab (Xolair) is under what class monoclonal antibody
these bind to IgE & block its binding to the receptor site of mast cells & basophils S.C injection Q4 weeks dose determined by Pt WT & IgE serum monoclonal antibody drug omalizumab (Xolair)


Term Definition
Flovent Fluticasone Propionate
Pulmicort Budesonide
Metaprel/Alupent Metaproterenol
Accolate Zafirlukast
Singulair Montelukast
Aerobid Fluinisolide
Azmacort Triamcinolone
Zyflo Zileuton
Spiriva Tiotropium Bromide
Xopenex Levalbuterol
Prednisone Deltasone
Foradil Formoterol
Xolair Omalizumab
Azmanex Mometasone Furoate
Brovana Aformoterol
Theodur Theophylline
Atrovent Ipratropium Bromide
Solu-medrol Methylprednisolone
Intal Cromolyn Sodium
Decadron Dexamethasone
Ventolin Albuterol
Maxair Pirbuterol
Brethine Terbutaline
Serevent Salmeterol
Qvar Beclomethasone
Tildade Nedocromil Sodium
Respimat Atrovent/Albuterol (new inhaler)
Duo Neb Atrovent/Albuterol
Combivent Atrovent/Albuterol (MDI)
Advair Flovent/Serevent
Dulera Azmanex/Foradil
Symbicort Pulimcort/Foradil
Drugs that are Sympathomimetics Salmeterol Salmeterol Xinofoate arFormoterol Tartrate Formoterol Fumarate Levalbuterol Albuterol Terbutaline Racemic Epinephrine Epinephrine
Brand name for Salmeterol Serevent Diskus (DPI)
Dose in solution for Salmeterol 50 mcg
Inhalation schedule Q 12 hours
Brand name for Salmeterol Xinafoate Serevent (MDI)
Dose for Salmeterol Xinafoate 2 puffs Q 12 hours
Drugs that are LABAs All Salmeterol arFormoterol Tartrate Formoterol
Brand name for arFormoterol Tartate Brovana
Dose for arFormoterol Tartate (solution) 2mL or 15 mcg
Brand name for Formoterol Fumarate (solution) Performist
Dose for Formoterol Fumarte 2mL or 20 mcg
Brand name for Formoterol Fumarate (DPI) Foradil Aerolizer
Dose per Inhalation for Formoterol Fumarate 1 inhalation Q 12
Brand name for Lealbuterol (MDI) Xopenex
Dose per Inhalation for Lealbuterol 1-2 inhalation Q4-6 hours
Brand name for Lealbuterol (Solution) Xopenex
Dose for Lealbuterol (solution) 3mL
Brand name for Albuterol Proventil HFA Ventolin HFA ProAire
Dose per inhalation of Albuterol 1-2 puffs Q4-6 hours
Dose for Albuterol (Solution) 1.25- 2.5 mcg
Brand name for Terbutaline Brethine Bricanyl
Drugs given sub Q Terbutaline Adrenaline (Epi)
Brand name for Racemic Epinephrine Vaponefrin Micronefrin Asthmanefrin
Dose for Racemic Epinephrine (solution) 0.25-0.5 mL
Brand name for Epinephrine -Epinephrine -Adrenaline
Drugs that are Catecholamine Epinephrine Racemic Epineprhine
Drugs that are Resorcinol Terbutaline
Drugs that are Saligenin Albuterol
Drugs that are Single Isomer Saligenin Lealbuterol
Brand name for Fluticasone and Salmeterol (DPI) Advair
Doses for Fluticasone and Salmeterol 100/50 250/50 500/50
Corticosteriod part of Advair Fluticasone (100,250,500)
LABA Sympathomimetic part of Advair Salmeterol
Inhalation schedule for Advair 1 Inhalation BID (twice a day)
Drugs make up Advair MDI (HFA) -Fluticasone and Salmeterol
Dose for Advair MDI (HFA) 2 puffs BID -45mcg/21mcg -115mcg/21mcg -230mcg/21mcg
Brand name for Budesonide and Formoterol Symbicort
Corticosteriod that makes up Symbicort Budesonide (80mcg,160mcg)
Sympathomimetic that makes up Symbicort Formoterol (4.5mcg)
Inhalation schedule for Symbicort 2 inhalations BID for 12 and older
Brand name for Formoterol and Mometasone Combined Dulera
Corticosteriod part of Dulera Mometasone
LABA Sympathomimetic part of Dulera Formoterol
Inhalation schedule for Dulera 2 inhalations BID
Doses for Dulera 100 mcg or 200 mcg Mometasone 5mcg Formoterol
Brand name for Albuterol and Ipatropium DuoNeb
Dose for DuoNeb 3mL
Albuterol and Ipatropium combined (Inhaler) Combivent Respimat
Dose for Combivent Respimat 1 inhalation QID (4x a day)
Brand name for Ipatropium Bromide Atrovent
Parasympatholytic drugs -Atrovent -Spiriva
Doses for Atrovent 2.5mL
Brand name for Tiotropium Spiriva
Inhalation schedule for Spiriva One capsule once a day
Dose for Theophylline Blood level 8-20
Decreased dose Old age, CHF, liver disease
Increased dose Smokers, children
Brand name for Budesonide (solution) Pulmicort
Steriod drugs -Pulmicort -Qvar
Doses for Pulmicort 2mL
Brand name for Budesonide (DPI) Pulmicort Turbuhaler
Corticosteriod drugs -Pulmicort, Turbuhaler -Asmanex -Flovent HFA (MDI) -Flovent Diskus
Inhalation schedule for Pulmicort (DPI) Children 200-400 (1-2 inhal BID) Adults 200-800 (1-4 inhal bid)
Brand name for Beclomethasone HFA Qvar
Inhalation schedule for Qvar Adults 40-320 (1-4 puffs BID) Childrens 40-160 mcg (1-2 puffs BID)
Dose inhaler for Qvar 40 or 80 mcg
Brand name for Mometasone Furoate (DPI) Asmanex
Inhalation schedule for Asmanex (DPI) 110 or 220 mcg per inhalation 110 Q day HS (bedtime) 220 mcg Qday HS 220 mcg BID 440 mcg BID
Brand name for Fluticasone (MDI) Flovent (MDI)
Dose for Flovent (MDI) 44-440 mcg 1-2 puffs BID
Brand name for Fluticasone (DPI) Flovent Diskus
Inhalation schedule for Flovent 1 inhalation BID
Dose for Flovent 50, 100, 250 mcg