Antiasthmatic drugs

2017-08-01T17:55:01+03:00[Europe/Moscow] en true Pirquinozol, Salbutamol, Pitrakinra, Hexoprenaline, Budesonide, Prednisone, Tranilast, Isoprenaline, Fluticasone propionate/salmeterol, Mometasone furoate, Omalizumab, Fluticasone, Mometasone/formoterol, Reproterol, Beclometasone dipropionate, Fluticasone propionate, Fevipiprant flashcards Antiasthmatic drugs
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  • Pirquinozol
    Pirquinozol (SQ-13,847) is a drug which was investigated as an antiallergen and antiasthmatic agent in the early 1980s but was never marketed.
  • Salbutamol
    Salbutamol, also known as albuterol and marketed as Ventolin among other names, is a medication that opens up the medium and large airways in the lungs.
  • Pitrakinra
    Pitrakinra (trade name Aerovant) is a 15-kDa human recombinant protein of wild-type human interleukin-4 (IL-4).
  • Hexoprenaline
    Hexoprenaline (HEX-oh-PREN-a-leen, INN) is a selective β2 adrenergic receptor agonist used in the treatment of asthma.
  • Budesonide
    Budesonide (BUD), sold under the brand name Pulmicort among others, is a steroid medication.
  • Prednisone
    Prednisone is a synthetic corticosteroid drug that is particularly effective as an immunosuppressant drug.
  • Tranilast
    Tranilast (INN, brand name Rizaben) is an antiallergic drug.
  • Isoprenaline
    Isoprenaline (INN) or isoproterenol (USAN) (trade names Medihaler-Iso and Isuprel) is a medication used for the treatment of bradycardia (slow heart rate), heart block, and rarely for asthma.
  • Fluticasone propionate/salmeterol
    The combination preparation fluticasone/salmeterol is a formulation containing fluticasone propionate and salmeterol xinafoate, used in the management of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD).
  • Mometasone furoate
    Mometasone furoate is a glucocorticosteroid used topically to reduce inflammation of the skin or in the airways.
  • Omalizumab
    Omalizumab, sold under the trade name Xolair, is a humanized antibody originally designed to reduce sensitivity to inhaled or ingested allergens, especially in the control of moderate to severe allergic asthma, which does not respond to high doses of corticosteroids.
  • Fluticasone
    Fluticasone is a synthetic glucocorticoid.
  • Mometasone/formoterol
    Mometasone/formoterol is a combination inhaler containing both an inhaled corticosteroid and long-acting bronchodilator.
  • Reproterol
    Reproterol (INN) is a short-acting β2 adrenoreceptor agonist used in the treatment of asthma.
  • Beclometasone dipropionate
    Beclometasone dipropionate, also spelled beclomethasone dipropionate and sold under the brand name Qvar among others, is a steroid medication.
  • Fluticasone propionate
    Fluticasone propionate belongs to a class of drugs known as corticosteroids, specifically glucocorticoids, which are hormones that predominantly affect the metabolism of carbohydrates and, to a lesser extent, fat and protein.
  • Fevipiprant
    Fevipiprant (INN; code name QAW039) is a drug being developed by Novartis which acts as a selective, orally available antagonist of the prostaglandin D2 receptor 2 (DP2 or CRTh2).