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i used to have asthma when i was a little kid it went away after using my inhaler for a while but now i think it came back is that possible

A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michio Abe
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: It's actually pretty common for someone with childhood asthma to have recurrence as an adult. I have had that too.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Confusing statement: Your statement gives no clue whether your asthma is active now or not, or what your question is.Much of the wheezing in early childhood will disappear ... Read More
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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience Pediatrics
Med failure: There are many reasons why your asthma medications may not be working as well as before. Improper technique, inappropriate medication, expired medica ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
29 years experience Pediatrics
Asthma: If asthma symptoms require frequent use of rescue therapy like albuterol use, causes night time awakenings from cough, frequent er visits for asthma, ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
If you have had: infection recently please get to the healthcare provider to check for continuing infection, or blood clot in the lungs (pulmonary embolism). A diagno ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Rinse: Rinse your mouth after using the inhalers. Sometimes there is a fungal infection which may develop following the use of inhaled steroids.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
What inhaler?: is it a steroid inhaler? if yes, so make sure you rinse your mouth and throat after using it, yes at times you may have fungal infection from steroid ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Go back on it: Unless you have mostly avoided the allergen triggers or the asthma was triggered by a viral infection, the recurrence of asthma should be expected onc ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jen Jen Chen
12 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Likely: Asthma is when your airways are more inflammed and sensitive than regular airways. You may have a milder form of asthma as well as allergies which ca ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Fehr
44 years experience Emergency Medicine
Asthma: Asthma may be either intrinsic (you got it) or extrinsic (trigerred by external factors). If you have some mild wheezing, use your inhaler. If it is a ... Read More
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