Azmacort is approved to treat asthma in children six years of age and older. Young children usually require help using the Azmacort inhaler correctly. Be sure to talk to your healthcare provider about the best ways to treat childhood asthma. Inhaled steroids, such as Azmacort, may slightly slow the growth of children or teenagers.
Food and Drug Administration, Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. Asthma and COPD inhalers that contain ozone-depleting CFCs to be phased out; alternative treatments available (4/13/2010). FDA Web site. Available at: http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm208302.htm. Accessed April 16, 2010.
Azmacort Web site. Available at: http://azmacort.com. Accessed April 16, 2010.
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