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Is there a generic version of albuterol?

Albuterol itself is a generic drug. Since albuterol is available as a metered dose inhaler, inhalation solution, tablet, time-release tablet and syrup, there are many brand names. Albuterol is also known as AccuNeb, Airet, ProAir HFA, Proventil, Proventil HFA, Respirol, Ventolin, Ventolin HFA, Volmax, Vospire ER.

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