Effects of inhaled mometasone furoate on growth velocity and adrenal function: a placebo-controlled trial in children 4-9 years old with mild persistent asthma.

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OBJECTIVE To assess the effects of long-term mometasone furoate delivered via a dry powder inhaler (MF-DPI) on growth velocity and hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis function in children with asthma. STUDY DESIGN Children aged 4-9 years with asthma (n = 187) were randomized to MF-DPI 100 μg (delivered dose; actuated dose is 110 μg) once daily in the… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/02770903.2011.604883

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@article{Skoner2011EffectsOI, title={Effects of inhaled mometasone furoate on growth velocity and adrenal function: a placebo-controlled trial in children 4-9 years old with mild persistent asthma.}, author={David Skoner and Eli O. Meltzer and Henry Milgrom and Paul Stryszak and Ariel Teper and Heribert Staudinger}, journal={The Journal of asthma : official journal of the Association for the Care of Asthma}, year={2011}, volume={48 8}, pages={848-59} }