DEFLAZACORT VS PREDNISONE IN THE TREATMENT OF ASTHMA &ASTHMATIC BRONCHITIS

  • Siever, Larry (PI)

Project Details

Description

This is a double-blind clinical study of the efficacy of two corticosteroids in asthma using prednisone (P) and deflazacort (D). Patients receive an initial dose of prednisone - 40 mg daily for two weeks and then are randomized to D or P. Effective doses are compared by effects on symptoms and lung function during taper.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date1/10/8930/09/91

Funding

  • National Center for Research Resources

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