Guidelines, Sport and Screening

The mannitol challenge test (Aridol®) was first approved in Australia by the TGA in March 2006 and since then has been included in various asthma, sport and occupational screening guidelines (both international and country specific).Please find below links to some examples of relevant guidelines/recommendations which include Aridol/Osmohale;


Asthma Guidelines

GINA guidelines Nov 2006

British Thoracic Society (BTS) Guidelines 2014

National Asthma Council of Australia- Asthma Management Handbook 2015

National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI) Guidelines 2007 (p65)



International Olympic Committee (IOC) Guidelines for Beta 2 Agonist use in Bejing

Interational Oylmpics Committee (IOC) Consensus Statement on Asthma in Elite Athletes - January 2008


Occupational Screening

Australian Defence Force Health Bulletin 8/2006