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what happens after a severe asthma attack?

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Dr. Richard Williams
Pharmacy 18 years experience
Sometimes nothing: Unlike copd, after an asthma attack the person's lung function goes back to normal depending on the person's severity level.

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A 43-year-old member asked:

What are symptoms to look out for before and after a severe asthma attack?

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Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
Pediatric Pulmonology 22 years experience
Variety: A variety of symptoms can be associated with a pending asthma attack. Look for cough and shortness of breath as probably the most common.

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