Respiratory symptoms and inflammatory responses to Difflam throat-spray intervention in half-marathon runners: a randomised controlled trial.

@article{Cox2010RespiratorySA,
  title={Respiratory symptoms and inflammatory responses to Difflam throat-spray intervention in half-marathon runners: a randomised controlled trial.},
  author={Amanda J. Cox and M Gleeson and David B Pyne and Philo U. Saunders and Robin Callister and Peter A. Fricker},
  journal={British journal of sports medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={44 2},
  pages={
          127-33
        }
}
OBJECTIVE In this study, the effects of Difflam Forte Anti-inflammatory Throat Spray on the incidence of upper respiratory symptoms (URS) and inflammatory responses after a half-marathon race were investigated. DESIGN AND SETTING Double-blind placebo-controlled randomised trial conducted in association with a half-marathon event. PARTICIPANTS 45 well-trained half-marathon runners. INTERVENTIONS Difflam (n = 25) or placebo (n = 20) throat sprays were self-administered three times daily for… CONTINUE READING

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