"The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the long-acting muscarinic antagonist tiotropium bromide (Spiriva Respimat, Boehringer Ingelheim) for long-term maintenance treatment of asthma in people aged 12 years and older, accor"...
In a double-blind, placebo-controlled study, 18 mg of flunisolide was administered via the CFC formulation over a three-hour period (nine times the maximum labeled daily dose) in 94 patients with acute asthma, and no clinically deleterious effects were observed.
AEROSPAN Inhalation Aerosol is contraindicated in the following conditions:
Primary treatment of status asthmaticus or other acute episodes of asthma where intensive measures are required.This monograph has been modified to include the generic and brand name in many instances.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/11/2013
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