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ASHTMA MEDICATION

QUESTIONS TO ASK YOUR DOCTOR ABOUT ASHTMA MEDICATION:

What medicines should I be taking every day (called controller drugs)? What should I do if I miss a day or a dose?

How should I adjust my medicines if I feel better or worse?

Which medicines should I take when I am short of breath (called rescue or quick-relief drugs)? Is it OK to use these rescue drugs every day?

What are the side effects of my medicines?

 For what side effects should I call the doctor?

Am I using my inhaler the right way? Should I be using a spacer?

When should I use my nebulizer instead of my inhaler?