Posted 5/23/2008 3:40 AM (GMT -6)
Non-steroid Asthma medications:
Short-acting broncho-dilators (Proventil, Xopenex, etc.)
Long-acting broncho-dilators (Salmeterol, Theophylline, etc.)
Leukotriene Inhibitors (Singulair, etc.)
Mast Cell Stabilizers (Sodium Cromolyn ~ Intal)
Antihistamines (Benadryl, Claritin, Zyrtec, etc.)
Some herbs can reduce asthma symptoms. A Glutathione inhaler may help with asthma as well. A Naturopathic Physician may be more helpful for herbal and/or glutathione treatment.
Allergy avoidance whenever possible can also reduce the frequency and severity of asthma attacks also.
Gluten & Sulfite Sensitivity, Many Food/Inhalant/Medication Allergies & Intolerances, Asthma, Gut issues (dysmotility, non-specific inflammation), UCTD (Lupus?), Osteoporosis, Anemia, T- & B-Cell Lymphopenia, malabsorption/malnutrition, Lyme Disease (Igenex Lab IgM WesternBlot positive/CDC negative), etc.
Meds: Pulmicort, Injectable Vitamin B12, Herbs, Nutritional Supplements, Homeopathy.