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A 17-year-old male asked:

I can get a full breath but when breath its tightish near sternum an when lean back can feel it also re accuring sore throet no asthma been 5-7 month?

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Dr. Brad Goldenberg
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Inhaler ? : If you are tight with a history of asthma, a trial of an inhaled breathing treatment may improve your discomfort. If that doesn't work, check your peak flow with the doctor, or get you own cheap peak flow meter - they are made out of cardboard and are a cheap and easy way to make sure you are clear

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Last updated Dec 15, 2014

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