Tagged Questions

Pls any drug for Asthmatic patient? The boy is 7years old. I need to help a friend it is urgent
Please note that we do not prescribe drugs online. Take your child to the hospital for proper diagnosis and management
I would like to know the signs of asthma in babies who are less than a year old?
Common childhood asthma signs and symptoms include:

Frequent, intermittent coughing.

A whistling or wheezing sound when exhaling.

Shortness of breath.

Chest congestion or tightness.

Chest pain, particularly in younger children
Can a 3 year old that has been having respiratory allergies be termed asthmatic?
  • Best Answer
No ma'am, Not so fast.. Asthma needs to be diagnosed by a doctor
Please what is the exact test that can be done to confirm if a child is asthmatic, My son had pneumonia sometimes around June last...Again around December, he has same pneumonia and they were saying it's allergy some said it's traces of pneumonia. They did all te...
Many things are considered before the diagnosis of Asthma can be made
My son is 5 years old and asthmatic....we discovered this when he was three and took him to the clinic whenever he had the terribl...so for a long time now he has not had any of those attacks except that for like 5 months now he has been having constant catarrh e...
Also note that you can avoid known triggers like dust, grasses, hot or cold water, fumes, perfumes, food especially nuts, certain drinks, even fruits... The list is endless. If the trigger is unknown, you have to manage the condition which may require regular use of controller medications
My neighbour has asthma and she Always like carrying my baby. Pls, is asthma transferable.
  • Best Answer
Hello Mum, No ma, it's not air transmitted.
My 5years old son was just recently diagnosed with asthma and undergoing treatment. I need advice from our professionals on what o...Apparently, I remember that when he was born the doctor said then that he was not breathing well and I didn't get to see him until...
Asthma is a chronic condition characterized by reversible obstruction of the airways. This is because the airway of an individual with asthma is programmed to react this way when exposed to some substances or conditions. These substances / conditions are what we call triggers.
Please, what can be the cause of Asthma in children?
  • Best Answer
It is estimated that 235 million people worldwide have asthma. Asthma is a disease of airways, which when triggered can cause them to tighten, become inflamed and swell.

The most common causes of asthma are:

1. Hereditary
2. Modern life (e.g. pollution, housing, diet).
3. Smoking during pregnancy or
4. Smoking around children
5.Viral infection or irritants at work or home.

Asthma is a disease that should not be ignored or treated lightly. Despite there being no cure for asthma, treatments available today allow most patients to lead a normal daily life. However asthmais a lifelong condition and attacks can happen at any time, which is why it is important for patients to understand and use their medication. you will need to see a doctor for proper management