Inhaled corticosteroids may carry less risk of BMD reduction in postmenopausal women

April 2003
Formulary;Apr2003, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p193
Academic Journal
Discusses the results of a study showing that moderate doses of inhaled corticosteroids carry less risk than traditional oral corticosteroid therapy with respect to reduction of bone mineral density (BMD) in post-menopausal women. Overview of the study; Effect of oral glucocorticoid treatment on BMD of trabecular bone.


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