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SABA (b2 selective agonists)

Albuterol, salbutamol, terbutaline

1

LABA

Salmeterol, formeterol

IV-acute attack
Inhaler- controller

Arrythmic, may inc asthma mortality when used alone

2

Ipatropium, Tiotropium

Muscarinic receptor antagonist

SE: Dry mouth

3

Methylxanthine
PDE inhibition
Narrow therapeutic window
SE: seizure

Theophylline, aminophylline

4

Mast cell stabilizer

Cromolyn
*prophylaxis

5

SE: oropharyngeal candidiasis

Corticosteroids
Fluticasone, budesonide
*prophylaxis

6

Leukotriene synthesis inhibitor
No bronchodilator action

Zileuton

7

Leukotriene antagonists
No bronchodilator action

Montelukast, Zafirlukast

8

Omalizumab

Anti-IgE antibody

9

Prophylaxis

Cromolyn
Steroids
Zileuton
Antibody

10

Acute attack

SABA, IV corticosteroid, theophylline, muscarinic antagonists, leukotriene antagonists

11

Late response inflammation

Steroids, cromolyn, leukotriene antagonist