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Step 4: stick or twist? A review of asthma therapy
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    Cromoglicate at step 4

    The excellent review by Slater et al comprehensively covers options for add on therapy to inhaled steroid at step 4 in patients with suboptimal asthma control .However no mention was made of the possible role for inhaled cromoglicate . This is a drug which appears to fallen out of favour and hardly gets a mention in guidelines . This is perhaps surprising given its excellent therapeutic index especially in children1 . We...

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