A 44-year-old member asked:
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could it be that i have something different then asthma?

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Dr. Steven Machtinger
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Albuterol work well?: An old but true saying "not all that wheezes is asthma". Typical symptoms of asthma: coughing that is worse with exercise, cold air, laughter and during sleep. Bottom line: coughing ; wheezing should get a lot better with albuterol. If to does you probably have asthma. If it doesn't you may have really bad asthma or something else. See a real doctor for help.
Answered on Jul 31, 2014

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