Hexoprenaline

Hexoprenaline

Hexoprenaline (INN) is a β2-adrenergic receptor agonist used in the treatment of asthma.[1]

Hexoprenaline is also used as a tocolytic agent (i.e., It can suppress labor). Contraindications to its use as a tocolytic agent are cardiovascular disease, surgical shock, tachycardia, diabetes mellitus.

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