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Medications for Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

About Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia:  Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD) is a chronic lung condition that affects newborn babies who were either put on a breathing machine after birth or were born very early (prematurely).

Drugs Used to Treat Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

The following list of medications are in some way related to, or used in the treatment of this condition.

Drug name Rx / OTC Pregnancy CSA Alcohol Reviews Rating Popularity
fluticasone C N Add review
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Generic name: fluticasone systemic

Brand names:  Flovent HFA, Flovent, Flovent Diskus, Flovent Rotadisk …show all

Drug class: inhaled corticosteroids

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prednisolone C N Add review
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Generic name: prednisolone systemic

Brand names:  Prelone, Millipred, Millipred DP, Orapred ODT, PediaPred, Veripred 20 …show all

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Flovent HFA C N Add review
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Generic name: fluticasone systemic

Drug class: inhaled corticosteroids

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Flovent C N Add review
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Generic name: fluticasone systemic

Drug class: inhaled corticosteroids

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dexamethasone C N Add review
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Generic name: dexamethasone systemic

Brand names:  Dexamethasone Intensol, Dexpak Taperpak, De-Sone LA, Dxevo, HiDex …show all

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Dexamethasone Intensol C N Add review
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Generic name: dexamethasone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Flovent Diskus C N Add review
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Generic name: fluticasone systemic

Drug class: inhaled corticosteroids

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Prelone C N Add review
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Generic name: prednisolone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Dexpak Taperpak C N Add review
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Generic name: dexamethasone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Flovent Rotadisk C N Add review
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Generic name: fluticasone systemic

Drug class: inhaled corticosteroids

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De-Sone LA C N Add review
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Generic name: dexamethasone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Dxevo C N Add review
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Generic name: dexamethasone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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HiDex C N Add review
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Generic name: dexamethasone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Millipred C N Add review
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Generic name: prednisolone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Millipred DP C N Add review
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Generic name: prednisolone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Orapred ODT C N Add review
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Generic name: prednisolone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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PediaPred C N Add review
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Generic name: prednisolone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Veripred 20 C N Add review
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Generic name: prednisolone systemic

Drug class: glucocorticoids

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Learn more about Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia

IBM Watson Micromedex

ICD-10 CM Clinical Codes (External)

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Rx Prescription Only
OTC Over the Counter
Rx/OTC Prescription or Over the Counter
Off Label This medication may not be approved by the FDA for the treatment of this condition.
Pregnancy Category
A Adequate and well-controlled studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus in the first trimester of pregnancy (and there is no evidence of risk in later trimesters).
B Animal reproduction studies have failed to demonstrate a risk to the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.
C Animal reproduction studies have shown an adverse effect on the fetus and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
D There is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience or studies in humans, but potential benefits may warrant use in pregnant women despite potential risks.
X Studies in animals or humans have demonstrated fetal abnormalities and/or there is positive evidence of human fetal risk based on adverse reaction data from investigational or marketing experience, and the risks involved in use in pregnant women clearly outweigh potential benefits.
N FDA has not classified the drug.
Controlled Substances Act (CSA) Schedule
N Is not subject to the Controlled Substances Act.
1 Has a high potential for abuse. Has no currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. There is a lack of accepted safety for use under medical supervision.
2 Has a high potential for abuse. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States or a currently accepted medical use with severe restrictions. Abuse may lead to severe psychological or physical dependence.
3 Has a potential for abuse less than those in schedules 1 and 2. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to moderate or low physical dependence or high psychological dependence.
4 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 3. It has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 3.
5 Has a low potential for abuse relative to those in schedule 4. Has a currently accepted medical use in treatment in the United States. Abuse may lead to limited physical dependence or psychological dependence relative to those in schedule 4.
Alcohol
X Interacts with Alcohol.

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