Effects of claritromycin on inflammatory parameters and clinical conditions in children with bronchiectasis


Yalcin E., Kiper N., Ozcelik U., Dogru D., Firat P., Sahin A., ...More

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PHARMACY AND THERAPEUTICS, vol.31, no.1, pp.49-55, 2006 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1365-2710.2006.00708.x
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PHARMACY AND THERAPEUTICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.49-55

Abstract

The effects of the macrolides cannot be ascribed to their antibacterial action alone. Their immunoregulatory and anti-inflammatory functions are significant too. They are frequently used in the treatment of diffuse panbronchiolitis and cystic fibrosis (CF).