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where can I get a free peak flow meter

A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
24 years experience Family Medicine
By prescription: Peak flow meters are an important part is asthma control. A peak flow meter can be prescribed to you by your doctor. Be sure you know your best read ... Read More
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Dr. Mouhammed Rihawi
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Dr: Many pulmonologist offices have this for free samples , pharmacy will have it.

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Go to ER....: It sounds like you are having an acute asthma exacerbation. With this much shortness of breath, you need to get treated ASAP before it gets any worse. ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Marks
12 years experience Emergency Medicine
It wouldn't hurt: The more information you have at your disposal the better understanding and management you and your pcp will have.
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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
40 years experience Allergy and Immunology
A peak flow suffices: And it is better to monitor and record ur peak flow readings am and pm, there are variations, night timereadings are bit lower, that would help ur md ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Numaan Malik
18 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Normal Peak Flow: For a 24 year old 5'2" female normal peak expiratory flow should be 475 L/min.
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregg Friedman
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See a Pulmonary MD: See a pulmonary md.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Peak flow: Assuming you don't require inhalers and other lung medications for asthma or copd, you can increase your peak flow(which should be around 400) by doin ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sue Ferranti
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Helps...: A peak flow meter is a device you can use at home to monitor your asthma control. In some asthmatics, their peak flow will drop before they have any o ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
39 years experience General Surgery
YouTube: There are several demonstrations on-line. You might check the following youtube demonstrations: 1) http://www.Youtube.Com/watch?V=lpa-xku3hd8 2 ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
30 years experience Geriatrics
Batman v Superman: Think Batman v Superman. Or Team Cap vs Team Iron Man. There is no single best peak flow meter aside from one that you can afford and are willing to u ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Peak flow: According to my values based on your age, sex and height, about 620 L/min would be ideal. Keep practicing to see if you can improve your results and i ... Read More

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