GlaxoSmithKline and Theravance Announce Start of Large Phase 2B ICS and LABA Studies for Asthma in the Horizon Program
Compound 642444 and Compound 685698 advance in clinical development for the treatment of asthma
LONDON, PHILADELPHIA and SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/
-- GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE: GSK ) and Theravance, Inc. (Nasdaq: THRX ) today
announced the start of large...
CareFirst BCBS Covers eNO Measurement for Diagnosis, Asthma Treatment
...sthma and allergy, and in evaluations of response to inhaled corticosteroid (ICS) treatments. The authors stated that eNO is a valuable tool to manage ics
and monitor its effects.
The American Thoracic Society is presently developing guidelines for eNO monitoring.
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PARI Pharma's Nebulized DSCG Shows Results Similar to Inhaled Steroids in Asthma Studies Presented at ATS
...oms, lung function, and FeNO levels as compared to ics
in children with allergic asthma.
"IsoCrom w...tion in less than 2.5 minutes.
IsoCrom & ics
Comparative Study Results
Data from a randomize...from 5.2 +/- 2.5 to 3.07 +/- 2.2 (p=0.021) for the ics
cohort and from 5.6 +/- 1.5 to 3.2 +/- 1.9 (p <...
Aerovance Initiates Phase IIb Clinical Trial with Aerovant(TM) for the Treatment of Uncontrolled Asthma
...igned to receive one of three Aerovant doses (1 mg, 3 mg or 10 mg) or placebo by inhalation twice daily for 12 weeks, during which time their standard ics
and LABA therapies will be gradually withdrawn. The primary endpoint is exacerbation incidence on Aerovant therapy as compared to placebo. Secondary...
Study Shows Potential Benefits of Xolair(R) in Treating Children Suffering from Moderate or Severe Persistent Allergic Asthma Inadequately Controlled With Inhaled Corticosteroids
...led corticosteroid (ICS) therapy. For eight
doses were optimized and baseline measures establi... placebo. The
study comprised a 24-week fixed-dose ics
phase, followed by a 28-week phase
in which ics
doses could be reduced, and a 16-week safety follo...
Results From One-Year Study Suggest Advair(R) Provides Important Benefits for African American Patients With Asthma
...vair Diskus(R) Compared to ics
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., June 10 /PRN...ared with patients who received treatment with the ics
Diskus(R) (fluticasone propionate inhalati...ctive study to assess the addition of a LABA to
Study Analyzed SYMBICORT(R) in Children with Persistent Asthma
...Director, Clinical Research, AstraZeneca. "Combination therapy
with inhaled ics
and LABA is one of the recommended regimens for children
who have moderate ...rs old with mild to moderate
persistent asthma(1,2) previously treated with ics
therapy.(1,2) After a
two-week period during which patients discontinued th...
Study Compares Bronchodilatory Effects of SYMBICORT(R) and Advair in Adults With Asthma
...tudies were conducted in 109 patients (SD-039-0732, N=55; SD-039-0733,
N=54) ages 18 years and older with mild to moderate asthma previously
therapy. After a two-week run-in (two inhalations twice-daily
budesonide pressurized metered-dose inhaler (pMDI) 80 micrograms), patients
Inhaled Steriods Used as Preventive Treatment Post 9/11
...t Physicians (ACCP), examined the
effectiveness of ics
in preventing asthma and other respiratory illness...ars post-collapse, those firefighters
treated with ics
reported positive feedback. "Respiratory protecti...ues from the New
York City Fire Department offered ics
to NYC firefighters. Participating