Anticholinergics
Drugs in medicine

Anticholinergics

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Anticholinergics (aka antimuscarinic agents) are usually inhaled, but can be given IV in hospital. They are used in respiratory conditions as adjuncts to steroids and β2 receptors agonists. It is also…

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Beta-agonists
Salbutamol metered dose inhaler

Beta-agonists

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β2- agonists These act on β2 adrenoceptors on bronchial smooth muscle, causing dilation of the smooth muscle whatever the cause. They are selective because they only target the β2 receptors…

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