Comparison of the protective effect amongst anticholinergic drugs on methacholine-induced bronchoconstriction in asthma.

@article{Sposato2008ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of the protective effect amongst anticholinergic drugs on methacholine-induced bronchoconstriction in asthma.},
  author={Bruno Sposato and Roberta Barzan and Antonio Calabrese and Clemente Franco},
  journal={The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma},
  year={2008},
  volume={45 5},
  pages={397-401}
}
The protective effect of inhaled anticholinergic drugs in the methacholine-induced bronchospasm is well-known. The objective of this study was to assess if any possible differences may be found among Ipratropium (IB), Oxitropium (OXI) and Tiotropium (TIO) pre-treatments to obtain the protective effect. Forty-four patients with intermittent bronchial asthma… CONTINUE READING