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Tips for Correct Use of Medicine

•    The patient should take the bronchodilator medicine at the earliest signs of asthma episode – such as cough, chest tightness, wheezing, or shortness of breath. An asthma episode is easier to control if medicine is taken as soon as the symptoms start. •    Cromolyn should be taken before the patient comes in contact with a known trigger (for example, before visiting the house of a friend or relative who has a dog). •    If side effects occur, the medicines should not be stopped...