Table 3

Mean (SD) % change in bone mineral density from baseline in subjects completing the study

BUDBDPReference
nMean (SD)nMean (SD)nMean (SD)
Lumbar spine776875
 Month 6–0.1  (2.7)–0.1  (2.8)0.5  (2.4)
 Month 120.4 (3.2)–0.1 (2.8)–0.0 (2.6)
 Month 240.1 (3.3)–0.4 (3.7)0.4 (3.5)
Neck of femur797075
 Month 6–0.2 (3.1)–0.3 (3.6)–0.7 (3.2)
 Month 12–0.7 (3.3)–0.8 (4.3)–0.3 (3.6)
 Month 24–0.9 (3.7)–0.9 (4.5)–0.4 (4.1)
Total body706064
 Month 6–0.1 (2.1)–0.1 (1.6)0.4 (2.2)
 Month 120.3 (1.9)0.2 (1.8)0.5 (2.3)
 Month 240.6 (2.2)0.4 (2.3)0.9 (2.3)
  • BUD = budesonide; BDP = beclomethasone dipropionate.