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Table 2 Pulmonary function on beraprost and placebo treatments in patients with bronchial asthma

From: Prostaglandin I2 enhances cough reflex sensitivity to capsaicin in the asthmatic airway

  Run-in Placebo Washout Beraprost
FVC as % pred. (%) 96.8 ± 5.7 103.4 ± 3.3 104.4 ± 3.1 103.4 ± 3.4
FEV1 as% pred. (%) 90.9 ± 5.7 94.1 ± 5.5 93.0 ± 5.6 93.2 ± 5.6
MMF as% pred. (%) 50.7 ± 6.7 52.0 ± 6.0 50.1 ± 6.4 51.5 ± 6.4
  1. Data are shown as standard error of the mean for FVC, FEV1 and MMF.
  2. * p < 0.05 compared with each control value (Wilcoxon signed-ranks test).