Asthma medication linked to growth suppression in children

July 17, 2014 7:21 AM

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Asthma medication linked to growth suppression in children

Thursday 17 July 2014 - 12am PST

Two new reviews of studies involving inhaled corticosteroids - the drugs found in inhalers given to people with asthma - have found that the drugs appear to impede the growth rate of children. These findings could be of concern to both parents and physicians.

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