bitolterol mesylate, Tornalate
Title: bitolterol mesylate, TornalateCategory: MedicationsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 8/8/2017 12:00:00 AM
New research sheds light on the interactions between acute bronchoconstriction and the cough reflex in patients with asthma.Thorax
(American Thoracic Society) Children exposed to coarse particulate matter may be more likely to develop asthma and to be treated in an ER or be hospitalized for the condition, according to new research published online in the American Thoracic Society's American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.
ConclusionsThe fact that the spirometric parameters (as percentages of the predicted values) remained constant in the> 800 µg/day group, whereas there was a gain in lung function in the sample as a whole, suggests an early plateau phase in the> 800 µg/day group. However, there was some loss of lung function in the> 800 µg/day group, as evidenced by a decrease in the z-score for FEF25 –75%, suggesting irreversible small airway impairment, and by a reduction in the post-bronchodilator FEV1%, suggesting reduced reversibility of airway obstruction. Among childre...
(MedPage Today) -- Self-taught breathing as effective as therapist-delivered training
Condition: Asthma Interventions: Drug: Albuterol DPI 90mcg; Drug: Albuterol DPI 180mcg; Drug: Albuterol HFA MDI Sponsors: Concentrx Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; PharPoint Research, Inc.; Kramer Consulting LLC Recruiting
Condition: Asthma Intervention: Sponsors: AstraZeneca; Parexel; MedImmune LLC Not yet recruiting
A randomized trial showed that self-taught breathing retraining exercises showed similar benefits as face-to-face sessions with a physiotherapist in patients with inadequately controlled asthma.Medscape Medical News
(Natural News) As wildfires continue to rage in California, toxic smoke is filling homes, apartments and businesses with airborne carcinogens that promote cancer, heart disease and respiratory problems like asthma. According to the UK Daily Mail, 1.6 million people have now been exposed to dangerous levels of smoke, adding that exposure “could be lethal for...
Asthma patients who continue to have problems, despite receiving standard treatment, experience an improved quality of life when they are taught breathing exercises, according to UK researchers.