JOURNAL OF BIOLOGICAL REGULATORS & HOMEOSTATIC AGENTS Vol. 33, no. 2, 593-599 (2019)
Magnesium alginate in children with uncontrolled asthma.
- 1 Department of Woman, Child and of General and Specialized Surgery, University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli,” Naples, Italy.
- 2 Ospedale Policlinico San Martino, Genova.
- 3 Department of Translational Medical Sciences, Section of Pediatrics, Federico II University, Naples, Italy.
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) may be frequently associated with asthma in children and may affect asthma control. Proton pump inhibitors (PPI) are commonly prescribed in asthmatic children, despite uncertain efficacy on respiratory symptoms and risk of relevant adverse effects.
asthma; asthma control, children, gastroesophageal reflux disease, magnesium alginate, proton pump inhibitor