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Asthma Medications

Definition of Asthma:

Asthma is an inflammatory disorder of the airways, characterized by periodic attacks of wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, and coughing.

Drugs (by generic name) associated with Asthma

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Asthma. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.

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Drug Name DownUp(View by: Brand | Generic ) Reviews Ratings DownUp
flunisolide systemic (Pro, More...)
class: inhaled corticosteroids
1 review
   
10
ipratropium systemic (Pro, More...)
class: anticholinergic bronchodilators
5 reviews
   
9.4
dexamethasone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
1 review
   
8.0
dyphylline / guaifenesin systemic (Pro, More...)
class: antiasthmatic combinations
0 reviews
   
8.0
prednisone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
20 reviews
   
7.9
formoterol / mometasone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: bronchodilator combinations
11 reviews
   
7.8
triamcinolone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
3 reviews
   
7.7
ciclesonide systemic (Pro, More...)
class: inhaled corticosteroids
4 reviews
   
7.0
caffeine systemic (Pro, More...)
class: CNS stimulants
1 review
   
7.0
methylprednisolone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
4 reviews
   
6.8
montelukast systemic (Pro, More...)
class: leukotriene modifiers
47 reviews
   
6.3
fluticasone / vilanterol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: bronchodilator combinations
5 reviews
   
5.8
oxtriphylline systemic (More...)
class: methylxanthines
0 reviewsNot rated
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ephedrine / phenobarbital / theophylline systemic (More...)
class: antiasthmatic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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dyphylline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: methylxanthines
0 reviewsNot rated
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isoetharine systemic (More...)
class: adrenergic bronchodilators
0 reviewsNot rated
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mepolizumab systemic (More...)
class: interleukin inhibitors
0 reviewsNot rated
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guaifenesin / theophylline systemic (More...)
class: antiasthmatic combinations
0 reviewsNot rated
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Alternative treatments for Asthma

The following products are considered to be alternative treatments or natural remedies for Asthma. Their efficacy may not have been scientifically tested to the same degree as the drugs listed in the table above. However there may be historical, cultural or anecdotal evidence linking their use to the treatment of Asthma.

Topics under Asthma

Synonym(s): Bronchial Asthma; Exercise-induced asthma; Wheezing

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