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Non-atopic asthma

Non-atopic asthma: Introduction

Non-atopic asthma: Non-atopic asthma refers to inflammation and constriction of the airways that is not caused by exposure to an allergen. The severity of symptoms is variable. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Non-atopic asthma is available below.

Non-atopic asthma: Treatments

There is no cure but identifying and avoiding the triggering factors will prevent symptoms developing. Symptoms may be managed by various asthma medications such as bronchodilators, antiinflammatories and asthma inhalers. Some medications act as long-term controllers (e.g. corticosteroids, long-acting beta-2 agonists, leukotriene modifiers, Cromolyn, Nedocromil, Theophylline) whereas others ...more treatments »

Symptoms of Non-atopic asthma

Treatments for Non-atopic asthma

  • Medications such as bronchodilators and corticosteroids
  • Management of asthma, and medications used to prevent and treat symptoms depends on the frequency and severity of symptoms. Treatments for asthma include:
    • Avoidance of triggers - certain medications, dust, chemical exposure
    • Avoidance of cigarette smoking - smoking cessation and avoidance of others smoking
    • Utilisation of an asthma action plan and self monitoring
  • more treatments...»

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Non-atopic asthma: Complications

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Causes of Non-atopic asthma

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Less Common Symptoms of Non-atopic asthma

Non-atopic asthma: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Non-atopic asthma

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Non-atopic asthma: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Non-atopic asthma

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Non-atopic asthma: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Non-atopic asthma

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Non-atopic asthma: Animations

Prognosis for Non-atopic asthma

Prognosis for Non-atopic asthma: The prognosis varies depending on how well triggering factors can be controlled and whether asthma management plans are adhered to (e.g. preventative medications). Prognosis is also affected by the underlying severity of the individual patient's symptoms.

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