A 53-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

How does asthma affect routine measurements: blood pressure, pulse rate, breathing rate, etc.?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Andrew Murphy
28 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
None: In an asthmatic under good control none of these measurements should not be effected.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See below: Your question is beyond the scope of our 400 character limit. Asthma can alter all of the vital signs.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Fox
Dr. James Fox answered
43 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Low oxygen & stress: The respiratory rate increases due to low oxygen in the blood. The increase in pulse and BP are the body's response to stress.
9
9 thanks
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
No: No they cannot.
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robi Rosenfeld
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Depends: some drugs may affect them such as albuterol.
1
1 thank

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month