Proventil is the medicine with active ingredient Salbutamol. Salbutamol is also manufactured by differ manufacturers and sold in differ countries under the trade names Airomir, Albuterol, Apsomol, Buventol, Easyhaler, Ecovent, Proventil, Salbutamolo, Sultanol, Ventolin, Volmax. All these medicines are original brand name medicines or pharmaceutical analogues.
Proventil is in a class of medications called bronchodilators.
Proventil is used to prevent and treat wheezing, difficulty breathing and chest tightness caused by lung diseases such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Proventil inhalation aerosol is also used to prevent breathing difficulties during exercise and other lung related problems.