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If I Have Shortness Of Breath After Short Exercises Do I Have Bronchitis
Not necessarily...: Acute bronchitis is caused by an infection of the airways and you would have symptoms of infection. Chronic bronchitis is a form of COPD and is usually due to cigarette smoking. This, too, would have other symptoms and not just decreased exercise tolerance. See your doctor to evaluate your decreased exercise tolerance, if present. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
Only u can say: If you feel like you can't breath, or have just run a marathon without moving, feeling out of breath, or breathing really fast but still feeling like you can't get enough air, then you are short of breath. If this is happening now, then go to the nearest E.R. ...Read more
I think I may have mild asthma. I cough and get short of breath while exercising and from perfumes. I can breathe, but should I do anything about it?
F/u with physician: You may have a recurrent infection or new infection or a complication from original infection....Please see a healthcare provider. ...Read more
I have moderate copd. I don't have trouble breathing. Would inhalers strengthen my lungs, or wait untill I need them?
Maybe not: many COPDers do not use inhalers except when they have an attack. A better suggestion would be lung exercises. This would "build" up your tolerance to walking and other exertions. Talk to your physician about a good program or contact the american lung association. Good Luck ...Read more
I've been experiencing chest/lung pain as if when you run and you get shortness of breath and your lungs hurt but I haven't been doing any of that?
What should I do if I have asthma.After doing any kind of prolonged exercise, i can't breath properly for a day or two?
See a physician: An asthma attack can occur during or immediately after prolonged exercise, or even 4-6 hours following due to a delayed reaction. Using your albuterol inhaler prior to exercise can minimize these attacks. However, your breathing may also be affected reasons other than asthma, and so seeing your doctor for a full evaluation would be a good idea. ...Read more
What medicine will i take if i feel shortness of breath and chest pain because I have mild valve prolapse?
Not over the I - net: I would suggest consulting the doctor who diagnosed you with mild valve prolapse, if possible. It is important to be sure that it is indeed the case. Beta-blockers have been used in the past in some patients, but it is not right to recommend/ prescribe any medicine over the internet based on very limited information. ...Read more
I have asthma. Am having moderate sharp chest pain when inhaling, coughing, and shortness of breath. Did inhaler. Is there anything else I should do?
Urgent care needed: Your symptoms could be serious. Sharp chest pain likely indicates an irritation of the inside of your chest/surface of the lung. While there are some benign causes, the shortness of breath associated with it means you need a chest x-ray at at minimum, TODAY. Best advise would be to call your local doctor if you have one, and head to the ER. ...Read more
See your doctor: If you are suffering from shortness of breath for several days, you should see your doctor to be evaluated. ...Read more
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