Some glandular extracts also contain small, safe amounts of hormones that may contribute to their possible effectiveness. The thymus gland contains thymic hormones which Schulof found may enhance immune response for people with HIV . It should be noted that many substances contained within animal tissues are similar or identical to their human counterparts [1,25-27], including certain enzymes  and even T cell gene regions . One advantage of glandulars over herbs is that raw ovine (sheep) and bovine (cow) glandulars often contain enzymes that are identical to those in the human body, while herbs rarely do.
Yes. QVAR (beclomethasone) is an inhaled steroid used to treat the underlying inflammation that occurs in most cases of asthma. Inhaled steroids, which control the underlying inflammation of asthma, are usually taken on a daily basis, while albuterol inhalers are used as needed to treat the immediate symptoms of asthma . QVAR is indicated for adults and children 5 years of age and older, at a recommended starting dose of 40 micrograms twice a day for children 5 to 11 years of age, and at 40 to 160 micrograms twice a day for adults and children 12 years of age and older.