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The FDA ( Food and Drug Administration ) has approved the use of Asmanex Twisthaler 220 mcg ( Mometasone furoate inhalation powder ) for the first-line maintenance treatment of asthma as preventive t ...


Some adults with mild persistent asthma may be able to adequately control their asthma by taking corticosteroids only when needed, instead of taking anti-inflammatory medication daily, according to ne ...


Researchers at McGill University Health Center ( MUHC ) discovered that our body's own defense mechanism causes some of the most serious asthma symptoms. The study, published in the Journal of Clin ...


A study demonstrated that patients with uncomplicated lower respiratory tract infections, such as bronchitis, who were given antibiotics had little difference in symptom relief compared to patients wh ...


Researchers at Mayo Clinic found that more than one-third of chronic cough patients given a CT scan had sinusitis, inflammation of the sinuses. " This study suggests that sinusitis is more common ...


A study found that eating mostly meat, refined starches, and sodium may increase the likelihood of developing chronic respiratory symptoms, including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ). ...


Current treatments for asthma and chronic bronchitis can only alleviate symptoms. Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have gone to the root of these disorders and fou ...


New guidelines issued by the American College of Chest Physicians ( ACCP ) provide the most comprehensive recommendations for the diagnosis and management of cough in adults and children, including sp ...


Young adults ( ages 20 to 44 ) with normal lung function who later develop chronic cough and phlegm have a fourfold higher risk of developing chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ). The res ...


Postinfectious cough is common in primary care, but has no proven effective treatments. Cysteinyl leukotrienes are involved in the pathogenesis of postinfectious cough and whooping cough ( pertussis ) ...


Respiratory pathogens are frequently isolated from the airways in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ) in the absence of an exacerbation. This bacterial colonization by potenti ...


Erdosteine ( Erdotin ), a drug approved for the treatment of acute and chronic pulmonary diseases, has been shown to be an effective treatment for chronic bronchitis or COPD ( CB/COPD ) in several stu ...


Mucus plugging and hypersecretion have been associated with an increased relative risk of death in patients with bronchiectasis who may or may not have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ), ...


Results from two phase III studies were presented. They have shown that patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ) who received the anticholinergic, Incruse Ellipta ( Umeclidinium 62 ...


The double blind, randomised and placebo-controlled IMPULSIS trials, involving 1,066 patients across 24 countries, evaluated the effect of oral Nintedanib 150 mg twice daily, on the annual rate of dec ...