Acute Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

Also known as: COPD Exacerbation / Chronic Obstructive Airways Disease Exacerbated / COAD exacerbated / COAD / Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease finding / Chronic obstructive bronchopneumopathy / Hyperactive airway disease / Chronic airflow limitation / Chronic obstructive airway disease NOS / Obstructive airways disease (chronic) / Chronic obstructive airways disease / Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive / Chronic obstructive lung disease / Chronic obstruct airways disease / COPD / Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

DrugDrug NameDrug Description
DB00860PrednisoloneA glucocorticoid with the general properties of the corticosteroids. It is the drug of choice for all conditions in which routine systemic corticosteroid therapy is indicated, except adrenal deficiency states.
DB00635PrednisoneA synthetic anti-inflammatory glucocorticoid derived from cortisone. It is biologically inert and converted to prednisolone in the liver.
DB01409TiotropiumTiotropium is a long-acting, antimuscarinic bronchodilator used in the management of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and asthma.[A180163,L7084,L7087,L7090,L7093] Tiotropium acts mainly on M3 muscarinic receptors located in the airways to produce smooth muscle relaxation and bronchodilation.[A180163,L7084,L7087,L7090,L7093] Tiotropium is more specific for the subset of muscarinic receptors commonly found in the lungs than [ipratropium].[A180163] Tiotropium was granted FDA approval on 30 January 2004.[L7084]
DrugDrug NamePhaseStatusCount
DB00005Etanercept2 / 3Completed1
DB01137Levofloxacin2 / 3Completed1
DB00635Prednisone2 / 3Completed1
DB00653Magnesium sulfate3Completed1
DB00277Theophylline3Not Yet Recruiting1
DB00588Fluticasone propionate4Recruiting1
DB01222BudesonideNot AvailableRecruiting1
DB00983FormoterolNot AvailableCompleted1
DB00983FormoterolNot AvailableRecruiting1
DB00959MethylprednisoloneNot AvailableRecruiting1
DB00818PropofolNot AvailableRecruiting1
DB01236SevofluraneNot AvailableRecruiting1
DB01409TiotropiumNot AvailableRecruiting1
DB00682WarfarinNot AvailableRecruiting1