Potential adverse effects of the inhaled corticosteroids.


The purpose of this review is to provide the clinician with an update on the potential adverse effects caused by the inhaled corticosteroids (ICSs). The systemic effects of ICSs are a result of that portion swallowed and absorbed through the gastrointestinal tract and not eliminated by first-pass metabolism and that portion delivered to the lung and… (More)


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@article{Kelly2003PotentialAE, title={Potential adverse effects of the inhaled corticosteroids.}, author={H William Kelly and Harold S. Nelson}, journal={The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology}, year={2003}, volume={112 3}, pages={469-78; quiz 479} }