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Asthma Symptoms

Typical Symptoms of Asthma are:
Chest Tightness: A compressed or squeezed feeling in the chest, like something is sitting on it.
Shortness of breath: Shortness of breath i.e. you can’t move enough breath in or out of your lungs. Exhaling is especially difficult.
Persistent or Reoccurring Cough: A constant cough that won’t go away. Coughing frequently occurs after exercise or at night.
Wheezes: When you’re breathing out you will hear a whistling sound.

Other symptoms:
Night coughing disturbs your sleep
Shortness of breath with exercise

With each person, asthma symptoms differ. One person may have all symptoms listed above, while others may have only wheezing and coughing. Please closely monitor your symptoms and discuss them with your physician to assist in diagnosis and treating your condition properly. Always keep in mind that with consistent, physician ordered treatment you can live a full and active life.