A clinical comparison of aerosol and powder administration of beclomethasone dipropionate in childhood asthma.


Forty children with childhood asthma were conducted through a double-blind cross-over study to compare the effect of 400 micrograms beclomethasone dipropionate administered as aerosol and powder (Rotacaps). Children with severe asthma derived more benefit from the steroid administered as aerosol judged from their peak flow performance in the morning… (More)