Cromoptic

Active Ingredient(s): Cromolyn Sodium
FDA Approved: * April 27, 1999
Pharm Company: * KING PHARMS
Category: Asthma

* This drug may consist of multiple approval dates, manufacturers, or distributors. If applicable, they would be listed below under "NDC Database Records".



Cromoptic Overview

Cromoglicic acid (INN) (also referred to as cromolyn (USAN), cromoglycate (former BAN), or cromoglicate) is traditionally described as a mast cell stabilizer, and is commonly marketed as the sodium salt sodium cromoglicate or cromolyn sodium. This drug prevents the release of inflammatory chemicals such as histamine from mast cells. Because of their convenience (and perceived safety), leukotriene receptor antagonists have largely replaced it as the non-corticosteroid treatment of choice in t...

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Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Cromolyn Sodium
  • Aerosol, Metered: 0.8mg/actuation, 0.8mg/inh
  • Capsule: 100mg, 20mg
  • Concentrate: 100mg/5ml
  • Inhalant: 20mg/2ml
  • Liquid: 100mg/5ml
  • Solution: 10mg/ml, 20mg/2ml, 4%, 40mg/ml, 5.2mg/actuation
  • Solution, Concentrate: 100mg/5ml
  • Solution/drops: 4%
  • Spray, Metered: 5.2mg/actuation, 5.2mg/spray
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

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