The influence of inhaled fluticasone on bone metabolism and calciuria in asthmatic children.

Abstract

BACKGROUND Inhaled corticosteroids have become the first-line medication for treatment of childhood asthma. Possible adverse effects, such as those on bone metabolism and urinary excretion of calcium are in the focus of interest. We investigated the influence of inhaled fluticasone on bone metabolism and renal excretion of calcium, sodium, and potassium in… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/jamp.2010.0856

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