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Cromolyn and Nedocromil

Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Therapy for Asthma and Other Allergic Diseases
  • Stephen F. Kemp
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Part of the Current Clinical Practice book series (CCP)

Abstract

Cromolyn sodium and nedocromil sodium are two nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications that are highly effective in the treatment of asthma, allergic rhinitis and allergic eye disease. They are not, however, chemically or mechanistically related to the prostaglandin synthetase inhibitors commonly known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs).

Keywords

Atopic Dermatitis Allergic Rhinitis Sodium Cromoglycate Meter Dose Inhaler Systemic Mastocytosis 
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  • Stephen F. Kemp

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