Management of ASTHMA/COPD


- Inhaled B agonists: 
- Ventolin; 
- Berotec; 
- Alupent; 
- Theophylline Prep; 
- Atrovent (Anticholinergic Agents) 
- Steroids 
- Atropine;
- Nebulized water and saline are without documented benefit, as are oral expectorants such as guaifenesin and saturated iodide, and the latter has severe toxic side effects. 


GMO Manual 
Iowa Family Practice Handbook - 1
Iowa Family Practice Handbook - 2 
Merck Manual




Original Text by Clifford R. Wheeless, III, MD.

Last updated by Data Trace Staff on Thursday, June 9, 2011 2:06 pm