cromolyn sodium

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cromolyn sodium

[′krō·mə·lin ¦sōd·ē·əm]
(pharmacology)
C23H14Na2O11 An inhaled anti-inflammatory agent that prevents the degranulation of mast cells; effective in preventing bronchoconstriction.
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Comparative studies with sodium cromoglycate, a classical mast cell stabilizer, were also made.
As noted in the previous article (OT, November 12 2010), the ideal management of CLPC involves discontinuation of contact lens wear followed by a four-times-daily (QDS) regimen of a mast cell stabilizer such as sodium cromoglicate.
While the market remains well served by histamine receptors and mast cell stabilizers, the newer candidates will have substantial scope for growth and profitability.
22) These mast cell stabilizers should reduce mast cell degranulation in a dose-dependent fashion, (23) and may also reduce migration of white blood cells.
In children, treatment with steroids, leukotriene inhibitors, and mast cell stabilizers have been shown effective.
For these patients, antihistamines or mast cell stabilizers may be beneficial preventive measures during the times when their allergies tend to flare up.
The global allergic conjunctivitis market in 2009 primarily comprised of drug classes which included anti-histamines, mast cell stabilizers, dual action agents, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and corticosteroid products.
To calculate the market size, the report considers the revenue generated from the sales of various class of drugs used in the treatment of asthma: - Bronchodilators - Leukotriene antagonists - Mast cell stabilizers - Immunosuppressants TechNavio's report, the Global Asthma Market 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts.
Mast cell stabilizers can prevent the release of histamines in your eyes which cause the allergy symptoms in the first place.