According to the study, adding tiotropium bromide to low doses of inhaled corticosteroids is more effective at controlling asthma than doubling inhaled corticosteroids alone, and as effective as adding the long-acting beta agonist salmeterol.
What does CS stand for?
CS stands for Corticosteroids
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In the last two issues, we discussed the different types of inhaled corticosteroids available, and hazards and effect of agents.
Using inhaled corticosteroids to treat chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) significantly increases the risk of pneumonia in patients, a report published Tuesday showed.
11 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) who use inhaled corticosteroids may have a significantly decreased mortality risk, according to a new study published in the September issue of CHEST, the peer-reviewed journal of the American College of Chest Physicians (ACCP).
Findings from the Corticosteroid Randomization After Significant Head Injury (CRASH) trial that intravenous corticosteroids increased mortality among patients with traumatic brain injury should put to rest once and for all questions about the role of steroids for this indication, Donald Marion, M.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Three randomized, controlled trials now show evidence of beneficial effects from a limited number of repeat courses of prenatal corticosteroids for fetuses at risk of preterm delivery, according to Julian T.
The drugs are inhaled corticosteroids, which reduce symptoms by preventing or reversing inflammation of the airways, and beta-2-agonists, which widen the airways by relaxing the muscles surrounding them.
van Staa T, Leufkens H, Cooper C: Use of inhaled corticosteroids and risk of fractures.