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beclometasoneBeclomethasone, a drug widely used by inhalation to treat ASTHMA that is not controlled by bronchodilating drugs or that is deemed necessary to control the inflammatory element in the disease. The drug is on the WHO official list. Inhalers include Aerobec, Asmabec, Beclazone, Becloforte, Becodisks, Beconase Becotide, Filair, Pulvinal Beclometazone and Qvar. Other forms include Nasobec and Propaderm.
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