asthma stepwise Tx

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asthma stepwise Tx
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2013-11-03 01:01:25
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  1. step 1 preferred
    SABA prn
  2. step 2 preferred
    low dose ICS
  3. step 2 alternative
    • cromolyn
    • LTRA
    • nedocromil
    • theophylline
  4. step 3 preferred
    • low dose ICS + LABA
    •       or
    • medium dose ICS
  5. step 3 alternative
    • low dose ICS + either
    • LTRA
    • theophylline
    • zileuton
  6. step 4 preferred
    medium dose ICS + LABA
  7. step 4 alternative
    • medium dose ICS + either
    • LTRA
    • theophylline
    • zileuton
  8. step 5 preferred
    high dose ICS + LABA
  9. step 5 alternative
    consider omalizumab for patients who have allergies
  10. step 6 preferred
    • high dose ICS + LABA + oral corticosteroid
    •               and
    • consider omalizumab for patients who have allergies

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