Inappropriate use of antitussives for treatment of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor-induced dry cough
- In: Poster presentation
- At: Seoul (South Korea) (2017)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: POS-SAPS-036
- By: KWON, Ik Tae (Seoul National University, College of Pharmacy, Korea, Republic Of)
- Co-author(s): Ik Tae Kwon: College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, Republic Of
Youran Noh: College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, Republic Of
Song Hee Hong: College of Pharmacy, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, Republic Of
BackgroundAngiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors (ACEI) can induce a dry cough, especially more frequently among Asians. If professionals fail to detect ACEI-induced dry cough, patients are at risk of getting antitussives inappropriately instead of getting switched to Angiotensin Receptor Blockers (ARB).
PurposeThe aim of the study was to assess.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.
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