Table 2

Respiratory drugs permitted by the IOC (shortened and adapted from IOC1)

Short acting β2 adrenoceptor agonists2-150
 Fenoterol
 Salbutamol
 Terbutaline
Long acting β2 adrenoceptor agonists2-150
 Salmeterol
Anticholinergics
 Ipratropium bromide
Methylxanthines
 Aminophylline
 Choline theophyllinate
 Theophylline
Cromones
 Sodium cromoglicate
Inhaled corticosteroids2-160
 Beclometasone dipropionate
 Budesonide
 Fluticasone
Expectorants and cough suppressants
 Bromhexine
 Dextromethorphan
 Codeine
Antihistamines
 All known types
  • 2-150 “Permitted by inhaler only to prevent and/or treat asthma and exercise induced asthma. Written notification of asthma and/or exercise induced asthma by a respiratory or team physician is necessary to the relevant medical authority”.1

  • 2-160 By inhalation and by nasal administration.