European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology

, Volume 11, Issue 2, pp 107–109 | Cite as

Exercise-induced asthma and doxantrazole

  • H. Poppius
  • B. Stenius


In a double-blind cross-over trial in 13 patients with exercise-induced asthma, doxantrazole 200 mg taken orally 1 hour before a standardized exercise test involving stair climbing failed to block post-exercise bronchoconstriction. In an open assessment study with the same patients, increasing the doxantrazole dose to 400 mg did not affect post-exercise bronchoconstriction.

Key words

Exercise asthma doxantrazole controlled trial 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Poppius
    • 1
    • 2
  • B. Stenius
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pulmonary DiseasesUniversity Central HospitalHelsinkiFinland
  2. 2.Respiratory Function LaboratoryMeilahti HospitalHelsinki 29Finland

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