Man using Ventolin inhaler to control asthma

Man using Ventolin inhaler to control asthma

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Caption: MODEL RELEASED. Asthma inhaler. Man using a pressurized aerosol Ventolin inhaler to control an attack of asthma. The Ventolin inhaler uses a drug called salbutamol which dilates the bronchial muscles, allowing air to pass to the lungs. In bronchial asthma an allergic reaction to particles in the air causes a spasm of the muscles in the bronchial tubes which narrows the airways. These spasms are associated with swelling of the lining surfaces and an increased production of secretions.

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Keywords: aerosol, aerosol inhaler, allergic, allergic asthma, asthma, condition, disease, disorder, healthcare, inhaler, medical, medicine, salbutamol, ventolin

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