What is Accuneb
Accuneb (albuterol) is a bronchodilator medication prescribed to treat asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and other respiratory conditions. It is a short-acting beta2-agonist that works by relaxing the muscles around the airways, making it easier to breathe.
Benefits of Accuneb
and Its Uses.
Accuneb is a bronchodilator used to treat or prevent bronchospasm in people with asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). It is not used to treat bronchitis. Bronchodilators are medications that open up the airways in the lungs.
Accuneb may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Important information about Accuneb
You should not use Accuneb if you are allergic to albuterol.
Before using Accuneb, tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Do not use Accuneb to treat a sudden attack of asthma. Use a rescue inhaler instead.
Seek emergency medical attention if you have any of these signs of an allergic reaction: hives; difficulty breathing; swelling of your face, lips, tongue, or throat.
Stop using Accuneb and call your doctor at once
Side Effects and Dosage of Accuneb
Theophylline, a drug used to control and prevent asthma symptoms, is a common ingredient in Accuneb. Accuneb also contains albuterol, a bronchodilator that helps to open the airways in the lungs. When used together, the theophylline and albuterol in Accuneb help to control and prevent asthma symptoms.
Accuneb is available as an inhaler and a nebulizer solution. The inhaler is a pressurized metered-dose inhaler that delivers the drug in a fine mist. The nebulizer solution is a liquid that is turned into a mist and delivered through a nebulizer machine.
The recommended dosage of Accuneb depends on the person’s age, weight, and the severity of their asthma. The usual dosage for adults is two inhalations of the inhaler or two milliliters of the nebulizer solution, four times a day. For children, the