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Asthma

Also known as Inhalers for Asthma, Montelukast, Occupational Asthma

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  • Should I skip medication tonight?? Asthma getting in way.

    Hello, I'm 18 and I have 13 birth defects. I take about 5 pills, a rescue and regular inhaler, glaucoma eyedrops, and miralax. The pills I take are spintex(birth control), vitamin D3, Montelukast, Omerprazole, and Cyproheptad. I'm also now taking Azithromycin tablets for inflamed lymph nodes...

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  • Breating Difficulty

    Hi, I have allergy and asthma started 5 years ago when I was 19 years old(Male) in June 2013 . First come sneezing, then allergic rhinitis, then cough and lastly Shortness of breath (breathing difficuly). In that time I have lived in a house with full of dust.  I have used allopathy, homeo and...

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  • Symbicort questions

    Hi there I been on symbicort for almost 5 months. It has helped quite a bit. I'm 30 6'0 260. Currently working out and biking just about everyday for last week and someway to get my weight down since I been gaining. I've been seeing doctors for other reasons but my weight has been going up....

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  • Cold sensation when breathing in!

    Hi all PLEASE PLEASE I need some advice if anyone has experienced these symptoms..... For the last 6 months or so I have been coughing more so at night during my sleep and it wakes me up. Initially when I went to the Dr she thought I had acid reflux (which I have suffered from in the past), she put...

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  • Not Sure If I Have Asthma Or Not

    Hi just wondered if any one can help over the past three weeks I’v been experiencing a horrible tight chest feeling and like around my thoart. It’s like some one is standing on me or holding me down every time I breath, I am extremely weezy also to the point we’re I wake my self with it, I seem to be...

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  • Difficulty breathing but asthma meds and inhailer don't work

    This started about 3 to 4 weeks ago I couldent breath so I went to the doctor and she said it was asthma and gave me a albuterol inhailer which does not work for me if anything it makes in worse she also put me on singular ( montelukast) which worked for about a week then I started getting side effects...

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  • having asthma issues but not typical symptoms of wheezing...

    I was sick about 3 weeks ago with I think the flu. About 10 days after I was sick I started having asthma symptoms and went to urgent care. The doctor could not hear wheezing and my O2 sats were 99%. After explaining my prior experiences with asthma...I was given a zpac, prednisone and albuterol solution...

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  • Asthma or something else?

    Hi there, hoping somebody can give me peace of mind.  I’ve had wheezing on/off intermittently for a couple of years now. Had function test and my results were above average. However, when I get it, feel my breathing is slightly restricted, but the main thing that worries me is that I wheeze when...

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  • Do I ahve asthma? Sprirometer test says no BUT...

    I have just had a scary episode which I believe was asthma, but a recent spirometer showed no sign of breathing issues. What triggered me today was first and foremost the cold. I was at a football match where the conditions were cold, wet and windy. There was a marked damp chill to the...

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  • Jelly like transparent mucus

    I need your help on a problem that I haven't checked with the doctor yet hoping that it's not serious. For last a few years I have a jelly like transparent, sticky mucus in my chest. I never felt any pain thereby, nor does it make me cough, but I do cough or spit that mucus out advertently. That...

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  • Symbicort v Fobumix inhalers

    Hello Asking on behalf of my 72 year old husband with asthma/fixed airway obstruction.  He has recently been changed from /symbicort to Fobumix and feels that it  might not be working as well as he is having to use his blue reliever inhaler more.  Anyone ahve experience of this. ...

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  • Ive had a strange cough for 5 weeks.

    5 weeks ago I had a severe allergic reaction and I went to the ER. one day later i got this strange cough and I've had ever since then. I do not feel sick. I have sore throats at night bjt that's been going on for 6 month-1 year. my nose is stuffy sometimes and I sneeze about 40 times a day....

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  • Budesonide & antihistamine

    I went to the doctor because my asthma condition was not improving. I was using ventolin & also antihistamine tablets. The doctor has prescribed budesonide inhaler. I forgot to ask him if I could continue with the antihistamine tablet as well. While using budesonide inhaler, can I also take antihistamine...

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  • springtime

    Hi everyone as we are approach spring and lovely hay fever time do any of use the plume app as it looks as if it tracks nearly all all poultion in all areas or have any of you aware of a better one?

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  • Can overuse of Avamys Nasal spray causes breathlessness & Anxiety?

    Hi, I use Nasal spray Avamys regulary to keep my hay fever under control. i am asthmatic and allergic patient from India. However, recently when I developed breathlessness and sudden weight loss, my physician asked me to stop using Nasal spray for three months and now he prescribed the same again after...

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  • Non stop asthma attacks?

    a few weeks ago i was in the hospital for my asthma, i got rly sick & ended up in the ICU. wen i got released from the hospital i felt worse instead of better. yes they relieved my short term symptoms but, long term, it felt like it got worse.  ever since i left the hospital those few weeks...

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  • asthma and glaucoma

    I have glaucoma and asthma.  The steroid inhaler for asthma increases my IOP as noted by my ophthalmologist. My GP dismissed this as there was no contraindication which seems to be true but it was stated as a possible side-effect in the information leaflet of the steroid inhaler.  By not using...

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  • Low O2 but peak flow fine?

    Hi, This is the second time this has happened, and I still don't know what happens exactly when I get these symptoms. I feel shortness of breath all day long, but especially at night time/when I lie down. It doensn't feel like asthma (which I do have) because there is no wheezing. However I...

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  • Breathing problems

    I’m new to this site, so I apologize if this doesn’t fall within the rules. I’ve had a productive cough for nearly 10 months and my Dr’s are baffled on the cause. Other symptoms include sharp chest pains that come and go, what I call heavy breathing (not panting, but a slow/heavy inhale) and a cough...

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  • Blue lips?!

    Hoping someone has had similar experiences before I go mad! I am constantly breathless and wheezy. I’m not overly inactive, I’m not overweight and not unhealthy. I’ve always had queried asthma however not properly diagnosed. More recently I’ve been having bad heart palpitations and I currently have a...

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  • asthma

    I have had a very bad cold since 23 rd Dec of which has now gone into asthma I have been put on antibiotics, and nebuliser 4 times a day and 8 a day steroid tablets .. I have not been sleeping. Very well but when I do full to sleep I wake up an hour later and cannot breath , I was rushed to hospital...

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  • Asthma

    I have had a very bad cold since 23 rd Dec of which has now gone into asthma I have been put on antibiotics, and nebuliser 4 times a day and 8 a day steroid tablets .. I have not been sleeping. Very well but when I do full to sleep I wake up an hour later and cannot breath , I was rushed to hospital...

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  • Donatiom For Asthma Patients

    Hi Dears,               I wanted to know that is there donation able sites or forum ? If there are ! then please suggest me  those forums or site.

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  • How To Stop An Asthma Cough (EASY HOW TO GUIDE )

    There is a slight difference between chronic cough & a disease which seems similar to asthma. Chronic cough usually lasts for at least 8 weeks or maybe a bit longer, however, if it persists then it becomes alarming and may lead towards asthma. It is worth mentioning that if you are not facing typical...

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  • Constant wheezing

    I developed adult onset asthma 20 years ago. I have had the usual on-again off-again attacks, most requiring 2-5 days hospitalization. Sadly, I found out a few years ago I was allergic to my cat. Once I gave her away, the severe attacks nearly stopped. Now, I only get a bad attack once or twice a year......

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  • Potential common but unrecognised cause for Hayfever/Asthma

    I've had seasonal hayfever for about 25 years now, which generally triggers an asthmatic attack.   Imagine my surprise when this year that suddenly stopped.   No Symptoms despite it being an above average year for pollen here in Melbourne Aus.  At the same time, I've...

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  • Breo

    Can breo cause a little bit of chest pain and a slight elavated heart rate?

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  • Does Vaping Affect Asthma? 4 Facts About Vaping That You Need To Know

    Does vaping affect asthma? A lot of people want to know the answer to this question. Nowadays vaping has become the trend among the people, a lot of people have quit smoking then turn to vaping. But does vaping affect asthma? Well actually vaping is not so different with smoking, both are producing some...

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