A 18-year-old female asked:
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do i need a prescription to purchase a bronchodilator inhaler in canada or can i buy it over the counter. if yes, is a walk-in clinic alright?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Yes: you need a prescription, and walk-in clinic can help, your best bet though is to have a regular doctor, and later an asthma specialist if need be, good luck
Answered on May 6, 2015

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