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Albia, IA
A 19-year-old male asked:

Have allergies and asthma. started having chest congestion three days ago. hard to breath. inhaler not working but over 1yr old, is that the reason?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Not likely->ER now: The inhaler if stored properly is usually good for at least 2 years. It seems your asthma is getting worse and you need to get immediate medical attention now before it gets even worse. Call your doctor or go to the ER now.

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Last updated Jul 17, 2015

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