Skip to content


    Attention All WebMD Community Members:

    These message boards are closed to posting. Please head on over to our new WebMD Message Boards to check out and participate in the great conversations taking place:

    Your new WebMD Message Boards are now open!

    Making the move is as easy as 1-2-3.

    1. Head over to this page:

    2. Choose the tag from the drop-down menu that clicks most with you (and add it to any posts you create so others can easily find and sort through posts)

    3. Start posting

    Have questions? Email us anytime at


    Sort by:
    Ventolin HFA inhaler is it good after the expirati...
    I have a Ventolin HFA inhaler...but it was either my Mom's or I got it some years ago from a physician,...More
    Posted by Sistr2Sistr
    Does being Amish decrease your risk of asthma?
    Hi everyone, Random question, I know. I recently read an article that said that Amish children exhibit...More
    Posted by editor_morgan
    Asthma related leg cramps
    I am getting night time leg cramps, never in the day. This has started since I have started taking asthma...More
    Posted by An_267783
    Alternative for Proair
    My insurance is no longer covering my Proair for myself and my daughter. I haven't discussed with my physician...More
    Posted by abluna
    Child with Reactive Airway Disease - help/support ...
    My 12 year old daughter was diagnosed with Reactive Airway Disease when she was @ 5. It's been a big...More
    Posted by jewelryjoann
    Parent with kid with asthma
    Hi my son who is now 6 yrs old was born with weezing asthma that became an annoying cough. It mainly trigger...More
    Posted by Rosy1126
    Xolair 1st Dosage
    Dear please any one advise as I took already my 1st dose of Exolair as I have Articaria, I face severe hives...More
    Posted by An_267426
    Why do I always feel crazy when my oxygen level is...
    Last Thanksgiving, I was rushed to the hospital with (what I thought was) an asthma attack. For many years, I...More
    Posted by Lea1720
    Allergy Doctor
    Biggest waste of my time and money. After 2.5 hours he concluded that I have emphysema because I used to smoke....More
    Posted by Patci5
    Tell me it's not lung cancer?! Severe symptoms and...
    Please nobody just reply with 'go see doctor' because I would like to have an idea before I spend hundreds of...More
    Posted by An_267172
    vomiting and nausea daily with no coughing trigger
    I have vomiting with asthma that is not with coughing. Why would this be happening. I feel short of breath...More
    Posted by An_267151
    Vitamin D
    A year ago, my asthma worsened and I had to take Symbicort every night or else I would wake up throughout the...More
    Posted by happy2561
    hard time breath with teen
    my daughter is having a hard time breathing when she lays flat on her back and she has been getting dizzy and...More
    Posted by An_266965
    hard time breath with teen
    my daughter is having a hard time breathing when she lays flat on her back and she has been getting dizzy and...More
    Posted by An_266965
    friend is brain dead from asthma attack
    does anybody know if she can regain brain activity or is it over? she had attack monday took 20 min...More
    Asthma without Wheezing
    Hey all, I need some advice. My new allergy/asthma doctor thinks that I don't have asthma because I don't wheeze....More
    Posted by adv95
    Thin skin & bruising on hands and arms from inhale...
    Please, please can the skin condition be reversed after discontinuing inhaled steroids?
    Posted by An_266778
    MAXAIR replacement
    Hello everyone, I just wanted to let everyone that used to use Maxair that Teva has finally come out with a...More
    Posted by sgbl88

    Helpful Tips

    Inhaler UseExpert
    For those who use daily inhaled steroids (controller medication) make sure to rinse out your mouth with water or brush your teeth after ... More
    Was this Helpful?
    56 of 149 found this helpful

    Helpful Resources

    Related Drug Reviews

    • Drug Name User Reviews

    Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

    FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.

    For more information, visit the Duke Health Asthma and Allergies Center