am going to a new clinic. I was seeing another doctor for years at another clinic( I am unsured) but I got worse and worse service there. but they have had me on advair because I would sometimes just get up to walk and couldant brreath...no air notheing! the doctor said i would never be able to get off advair. the advair helps so much that i am very well controlled and can breath clear with it. The new doctor I have been seeing listens to my lungs. tells me even with Advair a asthmatic still has wheezing problems. so he sayes my lungs are clear and that he wants me off the advair because it is making me gain weight.Well I have had asthma since I was 9 years old and it doesnt always cause me to wheeze untless I get a cold or find I am allergic to something. My asthma affects me in a way that if I do not have the advair I feel less and less oxygen in my chest and feel like a weight is on my chest until I can barley breath...no wheezing at all. He isnt willing to prescribe any more advair and I am almost out. I cant afford to go around looking for a new doctor. this clinic I amgoing to is close to me where I can afford a cab to get there. most other clinics are too far away. What can I do to convince this doctor that I will die if I do not have my advair.? Their is nothing more frightening feeling your oxygen level lowering hour by hour and knowing you can die!View Thread
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