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I’ve been vaping for about a year on and off and I have

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Hey so I’ve been vaping for about a year on and off and I have asthma I just quit and was wondering if my lungs will ever be the same or repair and if things are going to get easier I’m a little overweight also I’m wondering what I can do to help my heath and be able to functions easier

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?

No I have not seen a doctor yet with Christmas right now and just ADHD medication

Doctor's Assistant: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?

Focalin 10 mg 20mg and no not allergic to anything

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Doctor: Dr. Sohaib, Doctor replied 5 months ago
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Hello and thank you for the question.
I am Dr. Sohaib, a practicing Internal Medicine Consultant with over 13 years of experience and I will do my best to help you today.
Let me review your question for a minute and I will get back to you.

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Doctor: Dr. Sohaib, Doctor replied 5 months ago

Smoke is one of the most common and important TRIGGER for asthma.

If yo have decided to quit, this will be considered the most important step for you to control and improve asthma.

Once this TRIGGER is gone, you will stay more in remission and hence there will be less lung injury and inflammation.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
will my body heal since I just quit and if I stay away from vaping can my body lungs and throat heal in time
Customer reply replied 5 months ago
then my lungs and throat will heal and how long will it take for those to heal
Doctor: Dr. Sohaib, Doctor replied 5 months ago

And for sure you will feel the positive impact of cessation on your asthma with time, which include less attacks, less frequency of symptoms, and less requirement of inhalers.

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Doctor: Dr. Sohaib, Doctor replied 5 months ago

Stopping smoke inhalation will benefit you immediately, but It will take at least 4 to 6 weeks before you start feeling further better.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
how long can I expect until I have less symptoms such as heavy breathing and shortness of breath
Doctor: Dr. Sohaib, Doctor replied 5 months ago

As I mentioned few weeks to months.

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
by quoting and not vaping that much and only a year off and on my lungs still have hope to repair correct since I am quitting right now and haven’t been vaping for that long
Doctor: Dr. Sohaib, Doctor replied 5 months ago

Yes, for sure this will benefit your lungs in repairing and healing and improving the functionality

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Customer reply replied 5 months ago
Thank you
Doctor: Dr. Sohaib, Doctor replied 5 months ago

Good luck

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