Inhaled steroids superior to cromolyn for treating asthmaAdults and children suffering from asthma can exercise a better control over the complication when inhaled steroids are administered compared to cromolyn administration.

This finding was disclosed by a recent study conducted by James Guevara, M.D., of the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine and colleagues that made comparisons between inhaled corticosteroids and cromolyn to find better of the two.

It was suggested by the study that asthmatic patients administered with steroids perform better on lung function tests besides making lesser use of inhalers than those on cromolyn.