Knowledge Bank

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  1. Asthma
  2. Chronic Bronchitis
  3. COPD
  4. Emphysema
  5. Beta-Agonist Inhaler
  6. Albuterol (ProAir, Ventolin, Proventil)
  7. Salmeterol (Serevent)
  8. Formeterol (Foradil)
  9. Anticholinergic Inhaler
  10. Ipratropium (Atrovent)
  11. Tiotropium (Spiriva)
  12. Corticosteroid Inhaler
  13. Fluticasone (Flovent)
  14. Budesonide (Pulmicort)
  15. Mometasone (Asmanex)
  16. Combination Inhaler
  17. Salmeterol/Fluticasone (Advair)
  18. Formeterol/Budesonide (Symbicort)
  19. Formeterol/Mometasone (Dulera)
  20. Albuterol/Ipratropium (Combivent)
  21. Systemic Steroids
  22. Prednisone
  23. Methylprednisolone (Solu-medrol)
  24. Dexamethasone (Decadron)
  25. Oxygen Therapy
  26. Obesity
  27. Foods High in Protein
  28. Foods High in Fat
  29. Foods High in Fiber
  30. Foods High in Cholesterol