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Bitolterol
Systematic (IUPAC) name
[4-(1-Hydroxy-2-tert-butylamino-ethyl)- 2-(4-methylbenzoyl)oxy-phenyl] 4-methylbenzoate
Identifiers
CAS number 30392-41-7
ATC code R03AC17
PubChem 35330
DrugBank APRD00827
ChemSpider 32525
Chemical data
Formula C 28H31NO5  
Mol. mass 461.549 g/mol
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Bitolterol mesylate (Tornalate) is a β2-adrenergic receptor agonist used for the relief of bronchospasm in conditions such as asthma and COPD.

Bitolterol has a rapid onset of action (2–5 minutes) and may last up to 6–8 hours.

Bitolterol was withdrawn from the market by Élan Pharmaceuticals in 2001.

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