Salmeterol provides prolonged protection against exercise-induced bronchoconstriction in a majority of subjects with mild, stable asthma.

@article{Newnham1993SalmeterolPP,
  title={Salmeterol provides prolonged protection against exercise-induced bronchoconstriction in a majority of subjects with mild, stable asthma.},
  author={Donald M Newnham and Carol Ingram and Jonothan J Earnshaw and James Dean Palmer and D. P. Dhillon},
  journal={Respiratory medicine},
  year={1993},
  volume={87 6},
  pages={
          439-44
        }
}
In patients with asthma, exercise-induced symptoms are well recognized and frequently limiting. Currently available beta 2-receptor agonists have a short duration of action and breakthrough symptoms may occur. We studied the efficacy of the recently developed long acting inhaled beta 2-agonist salmeterol with respect to protection against exercise-induced… CONTINUE READING