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How is asthma treated usually?

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Dr. Robin Larabee
Pediatrics
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In brief: Inhalers

Most people with asthma will need a bronchodilator (albuterol) for acute symptoms, and often will also need an inhaled steroid (flovent, azmacort, (triamcinolone) or similar) to prevent chronic symptoms.
Allergy avoidance is also important.

In brief: Inhalers

Most people with asthma will need a bronchodilator (albuterol) for acute symptoms, and often will also need an inhaled steroid (flovent, azmacort, (triamcinolone) or similar) to prevent chronic symptoms.
Allergy avoidance is also important.
Dr. Robin Larabee
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Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine

In brief: Treatment...

Asthma is usually treated with bronchodilator and steroid inhalers.
Other treatments depend on specific signs and symptoms.

In brief: Treatment...

Asthma is usually treated with bronchodilator and steroid inhalers.
Other treatments depend on specific signs and symptoms.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
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