Asthma, acute Medications
Definition of Asthma, acute:
Asthma is an inflammatory disorder of the airways, characterized by periodic attacks of wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, and coughing. When an asthma attack occurs, the lining of the air passages swell and the muscles surrounding the airways become tight, thus reducing the amount of air that can pass through the airway.
Drugs associated with Asthma, acute
The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Asthma, acute. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.
Synonym(s): Acute Asthma; Asthma with Status Asthmaticus