Hypersensitivity Asthma

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jheneale
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18129
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Hypersensitivity Asthma
Updated:
2010-05-06 18:13:12
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Asthma meds
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  1. Antihistamines
    Benadryl: H blocker; relive allergy symptoms 1st Generation

    • 2ND GENERATION
    • Zyrtec: Rapid onset
    • Allegra: NO DRUG TOLERANCE
  2. Decongestion
    • (Nasal Spray)
    • Dristan: Promote vasoconstriction
    • (Oral)
    • Sudafed: reduce nasal edema & rhinorrhea
  3. Costicosteriods
    • Budesonide (Rhinocort): systemic antiinflammatory; effect is not immediate
    • Mometasone (Nasonex)
    • Fluticasone (Flonase)
  4. Mast cell Stabilizers (MDI)
    Cromolyn SPRAY (NasalCrom): inhibits degranulation of mast cells (occur after exposure)

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