Terbutaline Solution For Injection 1Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Terbutaline: Solution for injection (1mg)

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What is this Medicine?

TERBUTALINE (ter BYOO ta leen) is a bronchodilator. It helps open up the airways in your lungs to make it easier to breathe. This medicine is used to treat and to prevent bronchospasm.

Similar Brand Name Drugs : Brethine: Solution for injection (1mg)
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Terbutaline Sulfate 1mg/ml Solution for Injection

NDC: 001439746
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Asthma, Bronchospasm Prophylaxis, Acute Bronchospasm, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), Chronic Bronchitis

Sometimes used for but not FDA approved for the following conditions:
Premature Labor

Storage Information
Protect from light
Store in original package until time of use
Discard unused portion. Do not store for later use.
Discard product if it contains particulate matter, is cloudy, or discolored
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Terbutaline Sulfate 1mg/ml Solution for Injection

Reported Side Effects for Terbutaline Sulfate 1mg/ml Solution for Injection

Paresthesias Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Inflamed Blood Vessels Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Convulsions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Muscle Cramps Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Excessive Mucle Tone Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Hallucinations Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Elevated Hepatic Enzymes Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Dry Mouth Incidence:
0.5-1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Injection Site Reaction Incidence:
0.5-2.6%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Weakness Incidence:
0.5-1.3%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
1.0-2.4%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Nervousness Incidence:
1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Upset Stomach Incidence:
1.3-3.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
1.3-3.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Lightheadedness Incidence:
1.3-10.2%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Chest Pain Incidence:
1.3-1.5%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Vomiting Incidence:
1.3-3.9%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
1.5%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Weakness Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Shortness Of Breath Incidence:
2.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
5.0-22.9%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Drowsiness Incidence:
5.5-11.7%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
7.5-8.8%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Shaking Incidence:
8.0-38.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Terbutaline Sulfate 1mg/ml Solution for Injection

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Moderate Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Terbutaline Sulfate 1mg/ml Solution for Injection(Terbutaline Sulfate)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Beta-agonists(Terbutaline Sulfate)
Caffeine-sensitive persons,may experience nausea, nervousness, palpitations, problems with sleep, rapid heartbeat, or other side effects. Some of these effects are additive with other medications. Some patients may need to limit or avoid excessive caffeine intake from foods, beverages, dietary supplements or medicines. Caffeine containing items include coffee, teas, colas, chocolate and some dietary supplements or non-prescription medicines.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
First Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Second Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Third Trimester

Class B - Animal studies have revealed no evidence of harm to the fetus, however, there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR Animal studies have shown an adverse effect, but adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in any trimester.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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