Were opiates used to treat asthma in the old west?

Answer According to the Addiction Research Unit at the University at Buffalo, opiates were used extensively for asthma during the late 19th century. Patent medicines, such as Glyco-heroin, Frazer's Anti-a... Read More »

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Are opiates used to treat asthma?

Opiates, or opioids, are not standard treatment options for asthma. Opiates generally treat pain, severe cough or diarrhea and addictions. Asthma is generally treated with corticosteroids, bronchod... Read More »

Is Beconase used to treat asthma or allergies?

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