Pharmacological Agents in Bronchial Provocation Tests

  • A. Szczeklik
  • E. Nizankowska


In about 10 of adults with asthma, but rarely in asthmatic children, aspirin and other nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) precipitate asthma attacks. This distinct clinical syndrome is called aspirin-induced asthma (AIA) [12, 16–18, 22].


Pulmonary Function Test Sodium Cromoglycate Peak Expiratory Flow Rate Nasal Symptom Tiaprofenic Acid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Szczeklik
    • 1
  • E. Nizankowska
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of MedicineCopernicus Academy of MedicineKracówPoland

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