A Study Measuring Asthma Control In Pediatric And Adolescent Subjects Whose Asthma Is Worsened By Activity Or Exercise
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During this study, your child will need to attend up to 5 office visits and maintain regular telephone contact with the clinic. Certain office visits will include physical exams, medical history review, exercise challenge test (walking/running on a treadmill), electrocardiogram (ECG) tests, and lung function tests. All study related medications and medical examinations are provided at no cost. All study drugs are currently available by prescription to patients 4 years and older.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
4 Years to 17 Years (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Diagnosed with persistent asthma for 3 months or longer.
Experienced worsened asthma symptoms during physical activity.
Using an inhaled steroid for the previous 4 weeks or longer (such as Aerobid, Azmacort, Flovent, Pulmicort, QVAR, and Vanceril).
Used systemic steroids as either liquids, pills, or injections to treat asthma within the previous 3 months.
Have only intermittent, seasonal, or exercise-induced asthma, and not persistent asthma.
Admitted to a hospital within the previous 6 months due to asthma symptoms.
Any poorly controlled medical conditions that may make study participation unsafe or inappropriate in the opinion of the study physician (such as cystic fibrosis, congenital heart disease, insulin dependent diabetes, glaucoma, drug allergies, etc.)
The study physician will evaluate other medical criteria.