Salbutamol is a Medicine belongs to sympathomimetic group whose information about Brand can be referenced from   Book : Martindale    Page : 1249   Edition : 37,

  ►   Brandname : Airomir,Asmasal,Kentamol,Derihaler,Accuneb,ProAir,Proventil.

  ►  Strength : Injection with 50  microgram/ml, Aerosol with 100  Microgram,

Reference of this Medicine for its Strength can be taken from   Book : Basic & Clinical pharmacology    Page : 355   Edition : 12, Martindale    Page : 1248   Edition : 37,
A Route of administration in pharmacology and toxicology is the path by which a drug, fluid, poison, or other substance is taken into the body. Routes of administration are generally classified by the location at which the substance is applied. Common examples include oral and intravenous administration.

  ►  Route of administration : inhalation, Oral, IV,
Reference :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1248   Edition : 37,

Dosing of Medicine differ in Adult & Pediatrics ↓


Adult Dose

S.No Ailment   Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency   Additional Info
1 Acute bronchospasm inhalation 100 micrograms Aerosol q.i.d.
2 Acute bronchospasm Oral 2 4 mg Tablet t.i.d/q.i.d
3 Severe attack of bronchospasm IV 250 micrograms Injection
4 Bronchospasm s.c/ i.m 500 micrograms Injection Every 4 hours.
5 Premature labour IV infusion 200 micrograms/mL Injection In glucose 5%.

Ref :-  Book : Martindale    Page : 1220   Edition : 38,




Pediatric Dose

S.No Ailment   Age Min   Age Max   Weight ( Kg ) Route   Dose Min   Dose Max   Unit   Dosage Form   Frequency  Additional Info  
1 Bronchospasm 1 Month 18 Year inhalation 100 micrograms Aerosol q.i.d.
2 Bronchospasm 1 Month 18 Year inhalation 200 micrograms Aerosol q.i.d.
3 Bronchospasm 1 Month 2 Year Oral 100 micrograms/kg Tablet t.i.d/q.i.d
4 Bronchospasm 2 Year 6 Year Oral 1 2 mg Tablet t.i.d/q.i.d
5 Bronchospasm 6 Year 12 Year Oral 2 mg Tablet t.i.d/q.i.d
6 Bronchospasm 3 Year 12 Year Oral 4 mg Tablet b.d.
7 Bronchospasm < 12 Year inhalation 100 micrograms Aerosol q.i.d.
8 Acute severe asthmatic attacks 1 Month 18 Year IV 1 2 micrograms/kg/min Injection
9 Acute severe asthmatic attacks 1 Month 2 Year IV 5 micrograms/kg Injection
10 Acute severe asthmatic attacks 2 Year 18 Year IV 15 micrograms Injection
11 Severe hyperkalaemia IV 4 micrograms/kg Injection

Ref :- Book : Martindale    Page : 1221   Edition : 38,
►  Side Effect : fine tremor, palpitations, tachycardia, nervous tension, headache, peripheral vasodilatation, muscle cramp, hypokalaemia, hypersensitivity reactions, visual hallucinations, Hyperglycaemia, pulmonary oedema, retinopathy,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1246   Edition : 37,

►  Drug Interaction : Drug interaction of Salbutamol is with other,  Propranolol , Corticosteroids,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1247   Edition : 37, Martindale    Page : 1406   Edition : ,


  ►    Mechanism of Drug Drug Interaction :  NA


►  Contraindication : Arrhythmia, Diabetes mellitus, , hyperthyroidism,
Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1247   Edition : 37,
  ►  Mechanism of Action :   NA

Pathway of Dietry Product


​   ► Act.Comp / Nutrient / Food / Herb as follows :- Long peper with Another pathway, Tephrosia purpurea with Another pathway, Sarcostemm brevistigma with Another pathway, Inula. racemosa with Another pathway, Clerodendrum serratum with Another pathway, Centipeda minima with Another pathway, Cedrus deodara with Another pathway, Adhatoda vasica Nees i. e. malabar nut with Another pathway, Alstonia scholaris with Another pathway, Alstonia scholaris with Another pathway, Artemisia caerulescens with Another pathway, Belamcanda chinensis with Another pathway, Benincasae semen with Another pathway, Cissampelos sympodialis with Another pathway, Clerodendrum serratum with Another pathway, Coleus forskohlii i.e. makandi with Another pathway, Elaeocarpus spharicus with Another pathway, Galphimia glauca with Another pathway, Gardenia latifolia with Another pathway, Ginkgo biloba with Another pathway, Mikania glomerata with Another pathway, Lepidium sativum with Another pathway, Tulsi with Another pathway, Passiflora incarnata with Another pathway, Passiflora incarnata with Another pathway, Pavetta crassipes with Another pathway,

  ►  Pathway with its reference as follows :-
  • Anti-inflammatory effect --- (Kokate, C.K. and A.p. Purohit. Pharmacognosy. Nirali prakashan: Chennai, 2013. Print. )
  • bronchodilator --- ( )
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  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
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  • bronchodilator --- (. Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- ( )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )
  • bronchodilator --- (Mali R. A review on herbal antiasthmatics. Oriental Pharmacy and Experimental Medicine. 2011;11(2):77–90. )

  •   ►  URL -- https://books.google.co.in/books?id=KwYIsLRyDp4C&pg=SL1-PA47&dq=Kokate, +C.K.+Pharmaco, http://cdn.intechopen.com/pdfs/17359/InTech-Bronchodilator_activity_in_traditional_medicines_gift_of_god_kingdom.pdf, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3245822/, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3245822/table/Tab1/, www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3245822/table/Tab1/, /www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3245822/table/Tab1/,


    Dietry Substance Interactions


    ​   ► This Medicine interact with :- NA



    ContraIndication Dietry Substance


    ​   ► This Medicine contraindicate with :- NA

    ►   Route of Elimination :   Fecal, Hepatic (Metabolism), Renal,
    Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1245   Edition : 37,


    ►    Plasma Half-life :
      Min value :-   4 hours,    Max value :-   6 hours,
    Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1247   Edition : 37,

    ►    Peak Plasma Concentration :   Min value :-   2 hours,    Max value :-   3 hours,
    Ref :-   Book : Martindale    Page : 1248   Edition : 37,