Study: Spiriva as effective as Serevent for asthma

September 20, 2010 4:47:21 AM PDT
Adults suffering from hard-to-control asthma may find relief from a new treatment.A new study finds Spiriva worked just as well as the asthma drug Serevent. Spiriva is currently used to treat emphysema and other lung problems.

The results were published online in the New England Journal of Medicine. The U.S. government funded the study.