Are you an asthmatic of African American descent? Is your asthma out of control despite using the usual asthma medications? Do you need frequent rescue from coughing, wheezing and interrupted sleep?
National Jewish Health is performing a study looking at why some asthmatics of African American ancestory do not respond to usual asthma treatments. If you are 5 years of age or older, a non-smoker and use inhaled asthma medications but don’t get complete relief, then you may qualify. Asthma tests and financial compensation provided to qualified participants.
Currently taking daily asthma medication
Diagnosis of asthma
If you participate you will receive:
Study related medical care and study drug at no cost
Reimbursement for time and travel for qualified participants
Lung function testing