Inhaled magnesium fluoride reverse bronchospasma.

  title={Inhaled magnesium fluoride reverse bronchospasma.},
  author={Fedoua Gandia and Sonia Rouatbi and Imed Latiri and Herv{\'e} Jean-Pierre Gu{\'e}nard and Zouhair Tabka},
  journal={Journal of smooth muscle research = Nihon Heikatsukin Gakkai kikanshi},
  volume={46 3},
Asthma is a global health problem. Asthma attacks are becoming more severe and more resistant to usual treatment by beta(2) agonists nebulisation. The search for a new product that could reduce the morbidity of asthmatic disease seems necessary. The objective of this study was to compare the effectiveness of inhaled magnesium fluoride (MgF(2)) with that of magnesium sulphate (MgSO(4)) 15% alone and sodium fluoride (NaF) 0.5 M alone in rats pre-contracted by methacholine (MeCh). Fifty six adult… CONTINUE READING