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Drugs for Asthma


A comprehensive list of drugs used to treat Asthma are listed here. View list of drugs used to treat 'Asthma'. Click below on the listed drug to know more and this includes the brand name(s), price of the drug, its dosage, side-effects, adverse events, how and when should it be taken.
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Generic and Trade Names of Drugs for Treatment of Asthma

For the convenience of the medical practitioners we have listed both the generic name and the multiple brand names of the drugs for Asthma.
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Benralizumab

Benralizumab is a type of monoclonal antibody which is prescribed as an add-on maintenance treatment for treating severe eosinophilic asthma in patients 12 years of age and older.

Bitolterol

Bitolterol is a bronchodilator, prescribed for the relief of bronchospasm due to asthma and other respiratory diseases.

Cephaloridine

Cephaloridine, administered parenterally was used for bacterial infections, like lower respiratory tract, skin and urinary tract infections (before 1970s).
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Cromolyn Sodium Oral Inhalation

Cromolyn Sodium Oral Inhalation is an inhaled anti-inflammatory agent, prescribed for asthma attacks due to exercise, allergies and other factors.

Epinephrine/ Chlorpheniramine

Epinephrine/ Chlorpheniramine is an antidote, prescribed for potentially dangerous allergic reactions to insect stings or bites, foods, drugs or other substances.

Isoetharine

Isoetharine is a bronchodilator, prescribed for asthma.

Isoproterenol Inhalation

Isoproterenol Inhalation is a sympathomimetic compound, prescribed for asthma, heart attack and shock.

Mepolizumab

Mepolizumab is a monoclonal antibody used as an add-on maintenance treatment for treating patients with severe eosinophilic asthma.

Omalizumab

Omalizumab is a recombinant monoclonal antibody, prescribed for moderate to severe asthma.

Ozagrel

Ozagrel is used as an antiplatelet drug for conditions like cerebral ischemia (reduced blood supply to a part of the brain) and to treat bronchial asthma.

Reslizumab

Reslizumab is an interleukin 5 antagonist monoclonal antibody that is prescribed along with other medications as an add-on treatment for asthma in patients above 18 years or in patients with eosinophilic phenotype (1).

Zafirlukast

Zafirlukast is an oral leukotriene receptor antagonist (LTRA), prescribed for asthma.
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Zileuton

Zileuton is a leukotriene synthesis inhibitor, prescribed for asthma.


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