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Steroids for asthma?

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Answered 2012-06-24 08:08:10

Helps control a lot better, I was able to breath and run minutes after taking it. Helped me a lot. I now do not have Asthma attacks at all, used to have one every other day

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Are there steroids in asthma?

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Which humidifier is best for asthma suffers?

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Can you drink red wine while steroids for asthma?

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