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My 2and half yr old son is asthmatic and I'm following his

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My 2and half yr old son is asthmatic and I'm following his action plan of up to 6 puffs per hr and his breathing with his stomach, coughing alot and I feel I can't keep on top of it..what should I do
JA: How long have you been dealing with the cough? Are you having any other symptoms?
Customer: He doesn't have a temp, his very restless
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: He was diagnosed at 18 months, numerous hospital visits, he has a preventet
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 8 months ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 8 months ago.

you should bring him back to the ER or hospital for assessment.

you should keep him away from irritants from his lungs such as smoke, smoking, animal hair, dust, mold

he may need nebulizer therapy. I'm surprised his doctors have not suggested a nebulizer for him.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 8 months ago.

do you have other questions?