The capsaicin cough reflex in patients with symptoms elicited by odorous chemicals.

@article{Holst2010TheCC,
  title={The capsaicin cough reflex in patients with symptoms elicited by odorous chemicals.},
  author={Helle Holst and Lars Arendt-Nielsen and Holger F Mosbech and S{\o}ren Vesterhauge and Jesper Elberling},
  journal={International journal of hygiene and environmental health},
  year={2010},
  volume={213 1},
  pages={
          66-71
        }
}
Patients with multiple chemical sensitivity and eczema patients with airway symptoms elicited by odorous chemicals have enhanced cough reflex to capsaicin when applying the tidal breathing method. The aims of the present study were to test whether the capsaicin induced cough reflex was enhanced when applying the single breath inhalation method in similar groups of patients with symptoms related to odorous chemicals e.g. other persons wearing of perfume; and to investigate to what extent the… CONTINUE READING