Pharmacy Corner
When Every Breath Matters: Asthma in Children How is asthma treated
asthma treatment

Everybody is treated differently when they have asthma. You should talk to your doctor about what is best for your child. The following are possible ways to treat asthma as directed by the doctor3:

  • Using reliever (blue) puffer when they are having asthma symptoms
  • Using preventer medicine such as inhaled steroid puffers or other anti-inflammatory medications
Help

You should seek medical help when:

  • Continuous use of reliever don’t improve symptoms

  • Worsening of symptoms

  • Your child does not have medication and has symptoms