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Winchester, VA
A 17-year-old male asked:

Asthma attack. saw doc today. she put me on pulmacourt prednisone, albuterol singulair (montelukast) amoxicilline otc cold and flo nase. getting worse after hr now ?

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Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 19 years experience
If you have peak: flow meter, and it is less than green zone after you have done all these treatments as prescribed, then you need to go to ER. You likely have been maximized on medications outside of the hospital at this point. You may need more aggressive treatments, including nebs, racemic epi or magnesium and IV meds. Please go to ER ASAP.

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