The Effectiveness of Combining Ipratropium Bromide and Salbutamol for the Treatment of Acute Severe Exacerbation of Asthma in Children: A Literature Review

Ehab Aly Kilany Aly *

Danat Al Emarat Hospital, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

*Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.


The most common symptoms of asthma include episodes of wheezing, shortness of breath, and cough. When a person develops asthma in their childhood, it is usually seen to arise as a consequence of hay fever or allergic rhinitis and eczema, or atopic dermatitis. Maternal factors during the prenatal period have been found to be responsible to some extent in some infants, however, the role of breastfeeding and other nutritional allergies as the causes of asthma stands out to be unclear and controversial. The maintenance therapy of asthma in children comprises the following options, which are recommended to be used symptom-wise and only after keeping all the safety guidelines in mind.  The combination therapy has been found to be very useful in treating asthma and reducing the complications that arise due to it.

Keywords: Combination therapy, asthma, atopic dermatitis, breastfeeding

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Aly , E. A. K. (2023). The Effectiveness of Combining Ipratropium Bromide and Salbutamol for the Treatment of Acute Severe Exacerbation of Asthma in Children: A Literature Review . Asian Journal of Pediatric Research, 13(3), 12–17.


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