The FDA has approved over-the-counter Primatene Mist to temporarily relieve symptoms of mild, intermittent asthma in patients aged 12 years and older, according to a press release.
In the United States, Primatene Mist (epinephrine inhalation aerosol bronchodilator suspension, Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc.) is the only asthma inhaler that is FDA-approved and available without a prescription, according to the release. The metered dose inhaler delivers a non-chlorofluorocarbon propellant, according to the release.
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