A 43-year-old member asked:
I wheeze when deeply breathing when i get a bad cold. is there a way to treat this?
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Allergy and Immunology 57 years experience
Virus induced: Viral infection has turned out to be the most common cause for worsening in asthma (exacerbation). Frequently, you may need a short course of steroid , besides the usual asthma medications, to control the asthma triggered by a viral infection.
Washing your hands more often may reduce virus exposure.
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Last updated Aug 13, 2013
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