Addition to inhaled corticosteroids of long-acting beta2-agonists versus anti-leukotrienes for chronic asthma.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2011;5:CD003137
Authors: Ducharme FM, Lasserson TJ, Cates CJ
Asthma patients who continue to experience symptoms despite being on regular inhaled corticosteroids (ICS) represent a management challenge. Long-acting beta(2)-agonists (LABA) or anti-leukotrienes (LTRA) are two treatment options that could be considered as add-on therapy to ICS.
PMID: 21563136 [PubMed - in process]