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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
19 years experience in Pediatrics
Need more info...: There are different types of medications for asthma - some of them are daily medications and should be continued until your doctor specifically tells ... Read More

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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Walsh
16 years experience in Addiction Medicine
Risk of dying: I am not sure why you are opposed to asthma medications or taking them, or why you would not want to take medications to get over a flare of asthma. ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sunil Mehra
43 years experience in Pulmonology
Yes it can: Absolutely, it is life saving in case of emergency.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Ruth
21 years experience in Internal Medicine
Emerency: 911, there is no cure.
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Satinder Aggarwal
48 years experience in Internal Medicine
Yes: Seasonal allergies can exacerbate asthma even after many asthma free years .Body keeps memory against allergies for rest of life.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Manav Singla
22 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Call 911 if severe!: Any time your child has asthma symptoms, it is an attack. Some attacks end quickly. Others are serious. An attack is bad if: the child has trouble bre ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alex Martinez
Specializes in Allergy
Many triggers: Asthma starts with inflammation of the airways. That inflammation can be triggered by many exposures, such as allergies, infections, and weather chang ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Windisch
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Swelling of airway: Asthma is a combination of airway swelling, constriction of the small airways and increased mucus production. This occurs in the small airways called ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Majzun
13 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
Consider 911: Asthma is a common disease, but it does kill over 3, 000 people in the us every year. Make sure you always carry a rescue inhaler. See a physician to ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Possibly: If the problem is from exposure to an allergen, it will eventually subside in several hours if it didn't kill you. This would be true for exercise as ... Read More
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