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Ciclesonide

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    Inhaler
    Ciclesonide
    Alvesco 
    • Mechanism of Action
    • An inhaled corticosteroid that suppresses the body’s normal inflammatory response through:
      Reduced monocyte recruitment
      Suppression of arachidonic acid metabolites - prostaglandin, leukotriene, platelet-activating factor
      Reduced production of interleukins, TNF-α, GM-CSF

Clinical Use

    • Indication
    • Maintenance therapy for asthma
    • Adverse Effects
    • Headaches
    • Hoarseness
    • Cough
    • Oral candidiasis
 
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