Beraprost, a stable analog of prostacyclin, enhances cough reflex sensitivity to capsaicin in bronchitic patients.

Abstract

AIMS Inflammatory mediators are involved in the pathophysiology of neutrophilic bronchial disorders presenting with chronic productive cough. Accumulating evidence indicates that prostanoids are key elements in the pathophysiology of these disorders. However, little is known about the role of prostacyclin in neutrophilic bronchial inflammation. METHODS… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/01902148.2014.946632

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