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Inappropriate use of antitussives for treatment of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor-induced dry cough
- At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
- Type: Poster
- 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 the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.
Last update 4 October 2019