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I have more cough and cold so what I do n cough is yellow and so sticky I thing in my chest more cough are present. So please tell me what I do.
My stomach is bulg out. I am trying to get fit. And I am doing daily 500m run in morning. But now I am facing the breathing problem. After 5 min run I get tired too much and breath too much fast. What I do? please suggest me soon.
Hello Sir, sometimes its found to be difficult in breathing but not always. Cold also. Throat pain also comes but not all the time. It occurs more in relaxing time. What may be the problem.?
I am 27 year old female having asthma. Taking L montus AB 100 mg and ascoril syrup 5 ml (when having cough fits) yesterday I have cough fits in evening I have taken both the medicine after that I feeling like my hands are shivering and I feel like my heart is beating too fast since I diagnosis from asthma my heart rate is not normal its always more than 100 per min beat mostly 109,110 Is that normal?
Can anybody suggest ayurvedic medicine or home treatment for permanent cure of this dry cough after allergic thick cold please?
I have chronic bronchitis problem dry cough. I take antibiotic I relief 6 month but further this problem occur. How to 100% cure this problem.
Hi I'm santosh from Delhi age 35 male I am suffering from cold and cough from 3 days I use flexon nasivion and asthalin setup what this suitable for this. Please suggest me.
Hi, my father I suffering from a disease wherin water fills up in his lungs. The water was removed twice earlier and he was on medication also but again it has started filling up. He takes very less food and does not feel comfortable. Please suggest how can we get these completly cured?
My 3.5 years old Son is suffering from ACUTE TONSILITES, what is the BEST remedy except removing them, he is vomiting, hesitant to eat. Etc.
I am suffered by very bad cough and stomach pain please prescribe me some treatment I am feeling some weakness also.
Seasonal changes can be very exciting for most people. Each season brings with it a new set of colours and nature takes a new turn. However, for people with seasonal allergies, a seasonal change also comes with a set of allergies. From skin rashes to wheezing to breathing difficulties, the list of symptoms can be quite long. Asthma is the most common problem, and the attacks can be quite bothersome with wheezing attacks and breathing troubles.
With advancements in the field of medicine, there is a lot of relief for asthma patients. A little understanding on how asthma attacks happen will help in understanding how to control it. Asthma is an allergic reaction caused by narrowing of the airway with thick mucus, which makes breathing difficult. During an attack, the person can have a dry cough, face shortness of breath and wheezing.
Asthma is often triggered or worsened by some factors, and being aware of these can help prevent or manage an attack:
- Common allergens like pollen, mites, ticks, furs of animals, bird feathers, specific foods (peanuts, milk products, eggs, etc.) and mold spores appear during change of season.
- Environmental chemicals like cigarette smoke, car fumes, dust, etc., can also trigger an attack.
- Attacks of cold or flu can lead to an asthma attack.
- Workout during cold weather can be problematic, but exercise can also help control asthma attacks. Lung function improves sufficiently, but an exercise regime should be drawn up for the patient based on his condition.
- Stressful emotions like anger and anxiety can also lead to an attack or make it worse.
- Some medications like aspirin, beta blockers, glaucoma drops can aggravate attacks of asthma.
Once you know the triggers, here are some common measures that can help prevent and relieve the wheezing.
- The preventers reduce the inflammation in the airway tube and the swelling. While they do not provide immediate relief during an attack, using these in the long term helps avoid attacks. These are low-dose inhaled corticosteroids such as beclomethasone, fluticasone, and budesonide. Doctors would advise their usage even when there are no symptoms, as asthma attacks can be triggered when they are not taking these medications for a while. Newer drugs include leukotriene antagonists like montelukast and zafirlukast. Relievers are used for symptom relief and include Salbutamol (short acting) and Salmeterol/Formoterol (long acting). Peak flow meter may be useful in acute attacks, wherein the peak flow rates can be reduced.
A good strategy is to use preventers regularly and rely on relievers during an attack. The first one helps build resistance and so reduces the incidence of attacks. Reach out to a doctor if a severe attack ensues (lasts more than 3 hours).
Sinusitis problem. When I eat my nose began to flow with thick fluid. And my right nose is always fill with watery like fluid. Please help me.
I am suffering from tonsils for the last 40 days. A doctor suggested that an operation is needed. At that time I consulted another doctor. When taking the prescribed tablets from the doctors for 3 to 4 days its kkk. But again after another 10 or 20 days it comes back and I can't eat, talk or even yorn Please help whether I have go for a surgery as a doctor told me or take tablets again and again.
My dad suffering from shortness of breathing while talking and normal work. We have done many check up angiography ECG etc. All reports are fine. Now doctor told that he has allergy and treating Allegra and ecosprin. But I don't see much improvement. Should I wait or should go to other check ups?
If you use preventer medicine there is a small risk of having a sore tongue, sore throat, hoarseness of the voice and a mouth infection called thrush. To help prevent these side effects, rinse your mouth out and brush your teeth after using your preventer inhaler. Using a spacer will also help reduce the possibility of thrush.
Children should be monitored closely if they are taking preventer medicines - especially for growth.
It is possible that long-term and high-dose use of preventer medicines (inhaled steroids) may cause some other side effects (See 'Side effects of long-term use of steroid tablets, below). That is why your doctor and asthma nurse will try to keep you on the lowest dose to control your symptoms.
Several studies have suggested the possibility of a very slight increased risk of the development of cataracts in elderly people who have used inhaled steroids. As with use of all medicines, careful attention needs to be paid to the risk versus benefit argument and it's as likely that any risk can be reduced by always using the lowest possible dose of medication to control the condition.
Side effects of steroid tablets
Short term use
For a small number of people, a short-term course of steroid tablets, can lower the body's resistance to chickenpox, so you should contact your doctor if you or your child are taking steroid tablets and you/they come into contact with chickenpox. If your doctor thinks you are at risk they can give you an injection to protect you.
Other possible side effects from taking a short course of steroid tablets are mood swings (especially in children) and increased hunger.
There are very few other side effects from taking occasional (three to four) short courses of steroids per year. However it is important to keep the number of courses to a minimum by making sure you are using enough of your other regular inhaled medicines.
Long term use
A small minority of people with severe asthma need to take steroid tablets for a longer period. However, taking steroid tablets regularly, for long periods of time (months or years) can have serious side effects for some people.
For these reasons your doctor and asthma nurse will always try to prescribe the smallest possible dose of daily steroid tablets. It is very important that you continue to take your other asthma treatments regularly to keep the need for steroid tablets to a minimum.
If you have severe asthma and you have been prescribed long-term steroid tablets your doctor and asthma nurse should discuss and consult with you about the risk of side effects against the benefits of controlling your asthma symptoms (if untreated, severe asthma can lead to permanent lung damage).
The possible side effects of long-term use of steroid tablets are:
Fattened face (moon face)
Feeling hungry and wanting to eat more (this extra eating can lead to weight gain)
Feeling 'hyped up' and over active with difficulty sleeping
Feeling depressed or having sudden mood swings
Heartburn and indigestion
Brittle bones (osteoporosis)
Altering diabetic control or uncovering a tendency to diabetes
Chickenpox may be more serious
Risk of cataract increases
Steroid tablets do not have any side effects that damage the heart.
What can I do about side effects of steroid tablets?
Most importantly, don't smoke. If you smoke, bone thinning side effects are worse. Your general asthma control will also be helped if no one in your household smokes. If your partner gives up smoking, it may mean you can cut down on your dose of steroid tablet.
Taking steroid tablets first thing in the morning may have some benefit in decreasing side effects.
People who need to take regular steroid tablets can use daily calcium supplements, although there is no clear scientific evidence to prove that these are useful.
Weight-bearing exercise, such as walking for 20 minutes each day will help protect against the bone thinning effect of long-term steroids.
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