antiasthma


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antiasthma

(ˌæntɪˈæsmə) or

antiasthmatic

adj
(Medicine) relating to drugs that act against asthma
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The BNBi is expected to provide maintenance medicines for hypertension, diabetes, and hypercholesterolemia as well as medicines for out-patient care such as antibiotics, antithrombotic, antacids, antiasthma, antiprotozoal, rehydration solution and immunological, the DOH said.
Antiasthma drugs, especially corticosteroids, are used to treat allergic bronchopulmonary Aspergillosis.
Airway deposition and airway effects of antiasthma drugs delivered from metered-dose inhalers.
Borgstrom, "Airway deposition and the airway effects of antiasthma drugs delivered from metered-dose inhalers," European Respiratory Journal, vol.
Yan, "Antiasthma effects of synthetic salidroside through regulation of Th1/Th2 balance," Chinese Journal of Natural Medicines, vol.
Methods: Patients in both groups received conventional treatment including continuous low-flow oxygen inhalation, rest in bed, monitoring of vital signs, electrolyte and acid-base balance as well as symptomatic treatment including cough relief and antiasthma using aminophylline and b2 receptor agonist.
The site and amount of deposition of an inhaled antiasthma drug in the airway are very important in the evaluation of treatment for asthma.
The herbicide Prosulfuron[TM], the sunscreen agent 2-ethylhexyl p-methoxycinnamate, and Naproxen[TM], antiasthma agent Singulair[TM], are examples of compounds that have been produced on large scale [1].
Since all asthmatic patients received the same kind of pharmacotherapy, the effect of antiasthma drugs on brain functions needs further exploration.
Based on this immunological background, various novel antiasthma drugs targeting type 2 immune mediators--interleukin(IL-) 4, IL-5, IL-13, TSLP, IL-33, and CRTH2--are now under development [5].