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A 17-year-old female asked:

Sometimes, i have trouble breathing, shortness of breath, chest pressure/tightness, a cough that wont go away, and wheezing; could it be asthma?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Alexander Gorup
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 29 years experience
Could be: You describe symptoms that are consistent with asthma. Need a doctor evaluation.
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Definitely: And you need to see your doctor right now instead of relying on Robitussin (guaifenesin) which does little if anything for your problem.

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Last updated Jun 28, 2015

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