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By Jonathan Corren

ISBN-10: 0763776092

ISBN-13: 9780763776091

While you are one of the fifty eight percentage of usa citizens who are suffering from bronchial asthma, or have a pal or relative who does, this booklet bargains support. a hundred Questions & solutions approximately asthma offers authoritative, functional solutions to the most typical questions requested via sufferers and relatives approximately those universal health problems. This easy-to-read booklet is a complete consultant to knowing indicators, analysis, therapy, over the counter treatment, resources of aid, and masses extra. together with real sufferer observation, this article is a useful source for a person dealing with the actual and emotional turmoil because of asthma.

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In addition, when given for longer than 3 to 5 days, patients may experience rebound nasal swelling after stopping the drug, a condition referred to as “rhinitis medicamentosa” (see Question 13). 29. I understand that montelukast is used to treat asthma. Does it help my nasal allergies as well? QXP 4/14/10 2:02 PM Page 31 1 0 0 Q U E S T I O N S & A N S W E R S A B O U T A L L E R G I E S Nasal Allergy secretion in the lungs and mucosal swelling and mucus secretion in the nose. Montelukast was approved several years ago for the treatment of bronchial asthma in children and adults, and more recently for children and adult patients with seasonal and year-round nasal allergies.

Will this help my nasal symptoms as well? 35. What are allergy shots, and how effective are they for nasal allergies? Administration of allergy shots, more appropriately called “specific allergen immunotherapy” or “allergen vaccine therapy,” is one of the oldest forms of treatment for allergic rhinitis and conjunctivitis. At the turn of the 20th century, it was discovered that injection of increasing doses of grass allergen into patients with summer hay fever resulted in a marked improvement in seasonal nasal and eye symptoms.

This may be challenging in areas with high humidity levels, such as areas by the ocean, lakes, or rivers, and may require the use of a dehumidifier. These devices should be drained and cleaned regularly. In addition, small space heaters or a low-wattage light bulbs may be useful in damp rooms or closets. Care should be taken to avoid creating a fire hazard. Maintain building integrity by checking periodically for water leaks from defective roofing, windows, or plumbing. Make corrections to drainage problems around and under the building.

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