How to reduce bronchial inflammation
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-most effective agents for reversing acute airway obstruction caused by bronchoconstriction
-onset < 5 mins
-duration: 4-6 hours
MDI + spacer is quicker and as effective as nebulization
-NOT recommended for chronic daily dosing (can form tolerance)
--key indicator of uncontrolled asthma
--dec's duration of bronchodilation provided by the SABA
uses of LABAsIf ICD failedSide effects of LABAHypokalemia, arrhythmia, Long QRLeukotriene ModifiersMontelukast (Singulair)uses for leukotriene modifiersAspirin sensitive therapiesside effect of leukotriene modifiersHepatotoxicityAsthma but with glaucomaMuscarinic antagonists like ipratropiumWhat is theophylline?Bronchodilator that inhibits PDEAnti-IgE antibodyomalizumab