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Step-Up Yellow Zone Inhaled Corticosteroids to Prevent Exacerbations

Clinical Trial Title: 
Step-Up yellow zone inhaled corticosteroids to prevent exacerbations
Clinical Trial Protocol ID: 
Clinical Trial Investigator Name: 
James Moy, MD
Clinical Trial Protocol Description: 

The objective of this study is to determine whether, in children receiving low-dose ICS, quintupling the dose of inhaled corticosteroids in the “yellow zone” based upon a symptom-based action plan reduces the rate of severe asthma exacerbations treated with oral corticosteroids.

Clinical Trial Eligibility Criteria: 

In order to participate you must meet the following criteria:

  • Have asthma.
  • Be between the ages of 5-11 years old.

This is a partial list of inclusion criteria.

Clinical Trial Area: 
Allergy and Asthma
Contact Phone: 
(312) 563-4178
Contact Name: 
Samantha Zitzer