Terbutaline Sulfate

by Cathy Parkes September 17, 2019

Turbutaline Sulfate

 

Terbutaline sulfate is a medication used to treat pre-term labor.

HINT: Terbutaline looks like turbulence, and when flying, turbulence delays arrival time.



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