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Would using an albuterol inhaler cause you to become depend on it, and thus weak without it?
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Dr. Craig Brown
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
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In brief: Albuterol
To my knowledge, there is no tolerance issues with albuterol.
Patients with asthma use it in emergencies so there is an obvious attachment to it. If you find you are needing more then you thought you would, then you should probably get check out by a lung specialist to assess for moderate to severe asthma.

In brief: Albuterol
To my knowledge, there is no tolerance issues with albuterol.
Patients with asthma use it in emergencies so there is an obvious attachment to it. If you find you are needing more then you thought you would, then you should probably get check out by a lung specialist to assess for moderate to severe asthma.
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