Which medications in the drug class Anti-inflammatories are used in the treatment of Interstitial (Nonidiopathic) Pulmonary Fibrosis?

Updated: Sep 15, 2020
  • Author: Eleanor M Summerhill, MD, FACP, FCCP; Chief Editor: Zab Mosenifar, MD, FACP, FCCP  more...
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Anti-inflammatories

Immunosuppressive effects may inhibit cellular division and fibrosis.

Colchicine (Colcrys, Mitigare)

Decreases leukocyte motility and phagocytosis observed in inflammatory responses.


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