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Can being sick make your asthma act up?

4 doctors weighed in
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Respiratory infections are common triggers for asthma attacks.

In brief: Yes

Respiratory infections are common triggers for asthma attacks.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes...

Any illness could result in a temporary worsening of asthma symptoms.
If you notice this, see your doctor or go to the er asap! treating the underlying problem as well as the asthma symptoms will shorten exacerbation duration.

In brief: Yes...

Any illness could result in a temporary worsening of asthma symptoms.
If you notice this, see your doctor or go to the er asap! treating the underlying problem as well as the asthma symptoms will shorten exacerbation duration.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Thank
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