Asthma is a chronic condition affecting the lungs. It presents with wheezing, chest tightness, shortness of breath and coughing. The disease is due to the narrowing of the bronchial airways from inflammation. Asthma can affect people of all ages, but often it starts in childhood. Asthma has no cures, but is manageable with today’s treatments. Moderate to severe asthma may require the use of certain infusion and injectable medications. Additional information about asthma is available HERE.
Treatment medications include: