Definition of COPD:
A group of lung diseases characterized by limited airflow with variable degrees of air sack enlargement and lung tissue destruction. Emphysema and chronic bronchitis are the most common forms of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Drugs associated with COPD
The following drugs and medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of COPD. This service should be used as a supplement to, and NOT a substitute for, the expertise, skill, knowledge and judgment of healthcare practitioners.
Topics under COPD
- Alpha-1 Proteinase Inhibitor Deficiency (6 drugs)
- COPD, Acute (30 drugs)
- COPD, Maintenance (34 drugs)
Synonym(s): Bronchitis with Airway Obstruction; Bronchitis, Chronic; Chronic Bronchitis; Chronic Obstructive Airway Disease; Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease; Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Emphysema