Asthma, Maintenance Medications

Definition of Asthma, Maintenance:

Asthma is an inflammatory disorder of the airways, characterized by periodic attacks of wheezing, shortness of breath, chest tightness, and coughing. . People with moderate to severe asthma may use maintenance medicines on a regular basis to prevent symptoms.

Drugs (by generic name) associated with Asthma, Maintenance

The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of Asthma, Maintenance. 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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metaproterenol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: adrenergic bronchodilators
1 review
   
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10
theophylline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: methylxanthines
5 reviews
   
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9.8
zafirlukast systemic (Pro, More...)
class: leukotriene modifiers
3 reviews
   
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9.4
levalbuterol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: adrenergic bronchodilators
4 reviews
   
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9.3
ciclesonide systemic (Pro, More...)
class: inhaled corticosteroids
4 reviews
   
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9.2
pirbuterol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: adrenergic bronchodilators
4 reviews
   
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9.0
terbutaline systemic (Pro, More...)
class: adrenergic bronchodilators, tocolytic agents
0 reviews
   
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9.0
omalizumab systemic (Pro, More...)
class: other immunosuppressants
17 reviews
   
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8.8
budesonide / formoterol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: bronchodilator combinations
34 reviews
   
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8.7
fluticasone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: inhaled corticosteroids
8 reviews
   
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8.7
fluticasone / salmeterol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: bronchodilator combinations
40 reviews
   
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8.3
cromolyn systemic (Pro, More...)
class: mast cell stabilizers
6 reviews
   
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8.2
budesonide systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids, inhaled corticosteroids
8 reviews
   
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8.1
nedocromil systemic (Pro, More...)
class: mast cell stabilizers
0 reviews
   
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8.0
beclomethasone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: inhaled corticosteroids
9 reviews
   
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7.9
montelukast systemic (Pro, More...)
class: leukotriene modifiers
32 reviews
   
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7.7
albuterol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: adrenergic bronchodilators
10 reviews
   
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7.7
formoterol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: adrenergic bronchodilators
2 reviews
   
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7.7
salmeterol systemic (Pro, More...)
class: adrenergic bronchodilators
0 reviews
   
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6.7
mometasone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: inhaled corticosteroids
7 reviews
   
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6.3
zileuton systemic (Pro, More...)
class: leukotriene modifiers
0 reviews
   
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6.0
formoterol / mometasone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: bronchodilator combinations
9 reviews
   
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5.6
methylprednisolone systemic (Pro, More...)
class: glucocorticoids
0 reviewsNot rated
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bitolterol systemic (More...)
class: adrenergic bronchodilators
0 reviewsNot rated
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oxtriphylline systemic (More...)
class: methylxanthines
0 reviewsNot rated
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Synonym(s): Asthma, Prevention

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