Asthma classification mnemonic
We have provided here asthma classification mnemonic.
Pharmacology mnemonics for bronchial asthma- M B A S I M L A
- If you are thinking about bronchial asthma, you can easily remember cool environment.
- Bronchial asthma have a relationship with cool environment. In summer vacation, Indian people go to SIMLA due to its cool climate (Link). SIMLA is the capital city Himachal Pradesh.
- There is no link between “MBA” and “SIMLA”. But remember both these words. (Keywords- MBA, SIMLA)
Now the Bronchial asthma drug classification mnemonic created by these keywords.
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M- Methylxanthines (Bronchodilators)
Ex: Theophylline, Aminophylline
B- beta 2 (b2) sympathomimetic s (Bronchodilators)
Ex: Salbutamol, Salmeterol
A- Anticholinergics (Bronchodilators)
Ex: Ipratropium, Tiotropium
S- Systemic Corticosteroids
Ex: Hydrocartisone, Prednisolone
I- Inhalational corticosteroids
M- Mast cell stabiliser
Ex: Montelukast, Zafirlukast
L- Leukotriene antagonist
Ex: Sodium cromaglycate
A- Anti-Ig E antibodies
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