Application of bromhexine metabolite VIII (NA 872) and bromhexine-glucose in treatment of adult respiratory distress syndrome; experimental and clinical results .


The authors study the changes in cardiopulmonary function after application of bromhexine metabolite VIII (NA 872) in an animal model of adult respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) and bromhexine glucose solution (BGS) in ARDS patients. After damage of the lung alveolar surfactant by intratracheal atomization of 0.2 M HCl in LEWE Minipigs significant changes… (More)