epinephrine intranasal (Pending FDA Approval)

Brand and Other Names:Neffy
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    Anaphylaxis

    Pending FDA approval for emergency treatment of allergic reactions (type I) including anaphylaxis

    Anaphylaxis

    Pending FDA approval for emergency treatment of allergic reactions (type I) including anaphylaxis in children weighing at least 30 kg (66 lb)

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    Pharmacology

    Mechanism of Action

    Alpha- and beta-adrenergic agonist

    Alpha-adrenergic effects increase cardio output and PVR, resulting in systemic vasoconstriction and increased vascular permeability

    Beta1- and beta2-adrenergic effects result in bronchial smooth muscle relaxation

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