Pharmacy Corner
When Every Breath Matters: Asthma in Children What are the benefits of using corticosteroids?

Corticosteroids are an important part of managing asthma. They are recommended by experts for almost every person with asthma. They lead to3:

  • Improving the way your lung work
  • Being able to do daily activities
  • Less asthma symptoms like coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath
  • Less chance of needing to go to the hospital
  • Less chance of dying from asthma
  • Less chance of asthma attacks