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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 30 years experience
Could be: You describe symptoms that are consistent with asthma. Need a doctor evaluation.
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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 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.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Jun 28, 2015
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