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Hello , I have COPD and woke up congested, went to the store

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Hello , I have COPD and woke up congested, went to the store came home , did my albuterol nebs and as I was doing them as I have in the past , this time my face and body got tingly, am week today, and very tired, my BP is 119/70 pulse 73 and blood ox is at 98, could all this be due to high pollen count, my eyes are glassed over and just don't feel right, help ....sorry please forward this to a health profecional

I am online and happy to help you with your question today.

Have you ever had this tingly feeling after using your nebulizer in the past?

How long did this tingly feeling last? Are you better now?

Do you have any other symptoms?

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

once or twice, it only lasted about 5 min. and yes better now , no other symptoms other than I feel very tired, and week, BP is still good but my face feels hot but no temp.


It could very well be allergies as that season is now upon us :(

While I do not think you need any type of doctor visit today I would just jot down what happened today in a notebook with as much detail as possible and make note of any future issues. When you see your doctor next, share these notes with her.

Of course should you have a more severe episode or things just not "seem right" to you then I'd give your doctor a call.

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.

yes it does, as I am doing one now and not having any problems, I do have a pinched nerve in my neck and shoulder, maybe I was sitting wrong, thank you

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