SABA PRN and low dose ICS
SABA PRN, low dose ICS and LABA
SABA PRN, medium dose ICS and LABA
SABA PRN, high dose ICS and LABA, consider omalizumab
Symptoms occur less than 2 days per week
FEV1 is greater than 80% predicted or at personal best
There is no interference with normal activities
Nighttime awakenings occur less than twice per week
Pts should put the inhaler in their mouth, especially when using steroids.
The patient should wait 15-30 seconds between puffs in all inhalers except SABAs
The patient should press the inhaler while breathing out slowly and deeply
Patients should hold their breath as they count to ten slowly if possible.