- Anti-Asthmatic Agents
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Drugs that are used to treat asthma.
Drug Drug Description Omalizumab A monoclonal anti-immunoglobulin E antibody used in the treatment of severe asthma and chronic idiopathic urticaria. Flunisolide An inhaled corticosteroid used as a prophylactic therapy in the maintenance treatment of asthma. Isoetharine For the treatment of asthma, wheezing, and chronic asthmatic bronchitis. Theophylline A xanthine used to manage the symptoms of asthma, COPD, and other lung conditions caused by reversible airflow obstruction. Ipratropium An anticholinergic drug used in the control of symptoms related to bronchospasm in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Beclomethasone dipropionate An inhaled corticosteroid used as maintenance treatment in the prophylaxis of asthma attacks. Hyoscyamine An anticholinergic indicated to treat functional gastrointestinal disorders, biliary and renal colic, and acute rhinitis. Nitric Oxide A vasodilating agent used in the treatment of hypoxic respiratory failure in premature neonates. Montelukast A leukotriene receptor antagonist used as part of an asthma therapy regimen, to prevent exercise induced bronchoconstriction, and to treat seasonal allergic rhinitis. Zafirlukast A leukotriene receptor antagonist used for prophylaxis and chronic treatment of asthma. Atropine A muscarinic antagonist used to treat poisoning by muscarinic agents, including organophosphates and other drugs. Fluticasone propionate A glucocorticoid used to treat asthma, inflammatory pruritic dermatoses, and nonallergic rhinitis. Dyphylline A theophylline derivative used to treat asthma, bronchospasm, and COPD. Epinephrine A hormone and neurotransmitter used to treat allergic reactions, to restore cardiac rhythm, and to control mucosal congestion, glaucoma, and asthma. Nedocromil A pyrano quinoline used to treat allergic conjunctivitis. Orciprenaline A beta-2 adrenergic agonist used to treat bronchospasm, asthma, and COPD. Enprofylline Used in the management of symptoms of asthma. Also used in the treatment of peripheral vascular diseases and in the management of cerebrovascular insufficiency, sickle cell disease, and diabetic neuropathy. Pseudoephedrine An alpha and beta adrenergic agonist used to treat nasal and sinus congestion, as well as allergic rhinitis. Terbutaline A beta-2 adrenergic agonist used as a bronchodilator and to prevent premature labor. Bitolterol Used to dilate air passages in the lungs that have become narrowed as a result of disease or inflammation. It is used in the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive... Salmeterol A long-acting beta-2 adrenergic receptor agonist used to treat asthma and COPD. Formoterol An inhaled long-acting beta2-adrenergic receptor agonist used as a bronchodilator in the management of asthma and COPD. Salbutamol A beta-2 adrenergic receptor agonist used to treat asthma, bronchitis, COPD, as well as prevent exercise induced bronchospasms. Cromoglicic acid A medication used to treat asthma, allergic reactions of the eyes and nose, as well as other mast cell reactions. Isoprenaline A catecholamine non-selective beta-adrenergic agonist typically used to treat bradycardia and heart block. Cilostazol An antiplatelet agent and vasodilator used for the symptomatic relief of intermittent claudication. Budesonide A corticosteroid used to treat Crohn's disease, asthma, COPD, hay fever and allergies, and ulcerative colitis. Aminophylline A bronchodilator consisting of theophylline that is used for the treatment of bronchospasm due to asthma, emphysema and chronic bronchitis. Arformoterol A beta-2 adrenergic agonist and bronchodilator used for long term, symptomatic treatment of reversible bronchoconstriction in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. Fenoterol A beta-2 adrenergic agonist and bronchodilator used for the symptomatic treatment of asthma. Pirbuterol A beta-2 adrenergic agonist and bronchodilator used for the symptomatic treatment of asthma. Oxtriphylline A bronchodilator used for the treatment of asthma, bronchitis, COPD, and emphysema. Procaterol A beta-2 adrenergic receptor agonist and bronchodilator used for the treatment of asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Clenbuterol A decongestant and bronchodilator used in a variety of respiratory conditions. Bambuterol A long acting beta2-adrenoceptor agonist for the management of lung diseases associated with bronchospasm. Tiotropium A long-acting bronchodilator used in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Pranlukast A leukotriene receptor antagonist for the treatment of allergic rhinitis and asthma symptoms. Theobromine theobromine is used as a vasodilator, a diuretic, and heart stimulant. And similar to caffeine, it may be useful in management of fatigue and orthostatic hypotension. Colforsin Potent activator of the adenylate cyclase system and the biosynthesis of cyclic AMP. From the plant Coleus forskohlii. Has antihypertensive, positive inotropic, platelet aggregation inhibitory, and smooth muscle relaxant activities;... Ularitide Investigated for use/treatment in congestive heart failure. Ibudilast For the treatment of multiple sclerosis, asthma, and cerebrovascular disease. Seratrodast Seratrodast (INN) is a thromboxane receptor antagonist used primarily in the treatment of asthma. Hexoprenaline Hexoprenaline is a stimulant of beta 2 adrenergic receptors. It is used as a bronchodilator, antiasthmatic, and tocolytic agent. Fenspiride An oxazolidinone spiro compound with antispasmodic and bronchodilator effects used in the treatment of ENT and respiratory diseases. Olodaterol A long-acting beta2-adrenergic agonist used in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and/or emphysema. Doxofylline A methylxanthine derivative used in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asthma, and bronchospasms. Racepinephrine A bronchodilator used to treat intermittent asthma. Dupilumab A monoclonal antibody used to treat moderate to severe atopic dermatitis, asthma, and nasal polyps accompanied by chronic rhinosinusitis in adolescents and adults. Tulobuterol An inhaled long-acting beta2-adrenergic receptor agonist used as a bronchodilator in the management of asthma and COPD. AZD-5423 AZD5423 has been used in trials studying the basic science and treatment of Asthma, Bioavailability and AUC, and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Nepadutant Nepadutant has been used in trials studying the treatment of Colic, Infantile Colic, and Infantile Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders. Reproterol A short-acting β2 adrenoreceptor agonist used to treat various types of asthma including allergic asthma, non-allergic asthma, and exercise-induced asthma. Oxatomide An antihistamine indicated in the treatment and prevention of allergic symptoms. Bamifylline A methylxanthine derivative indicated in the treatment of bronchial asthma and other conditions with bronchospasm. Proxyphylline Not Annotated Etamiphylline Not Annotated Tretoquinol Not Annotated Bufylline Not Annotated Fluticasone A corticosteroid indicated in the treatment of corticosteroid responsive dermatoses, asthma, and COPD. Zardaverine Not Available Diphemanil Used in the treatment of peptic ulcer, gastric hyperacidity, and hypermotility in gastritis and pylorospasm, and in the treatment of hyperhidrosis (excessive perspiration). Reslizumab An IL-5 antagonist used as an add-on maintenance treatment of patients with severe eosinophilic asthma in adults. Benralizumab A monoclonal antibody used to treat eosinophilic asthma. Histamine glutarimide Histamine glutarimide is under investigation in clinical trial NCT03450434 (XC8 in the Treatment of Patients With Bronchial Asthma). Ketotifen A histamine H1 receptor blocker and mast cell stabilizer used to treat mild atopic asthma and allergic conjunctivitis.
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