Morgantown, WV
A 19-year-old female asked:

I have severe asthma, and i was wondering if being near tobacco/marijuana smoke couldve taken me from a cold to bronchitis. kids on my floor smoke. ?

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Dr. Cornelius Oleary
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urgent Care 21 years experience
Asthma Exacerbation: You need an immediate in person exam to rule out asthma exacerbation. Studies show that patients managed with only a rescue inhaler can develop exacerbations related to allergens or seasonal allergies. If wheezing is detected on exam, steroids and nebulizer treatment can help you achieve comfort. Antibiotic coverage if indicated based on exam to cover upper respiratory infection, and full eval
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Last updated Nov 28, 2017


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