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Homeopathic remedies for asthma: Types, effectiveness, and risks

When to see a doctor

If a person cannot quickly get their asthma attack under control, they should seek emergency medical care. During an asthma attack, quick-relief medicine should allow them to breathe freely again within 15 minutes or less.

If the person does not have quick-relief medicine and is having an asthma attack, they or someone with them should call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room. It is also an emergency when the person:

has blue lips or nails takes 30 or more breaths per minute, which a stopwatch can count cannot talk or walk normally has flared nostrils when breathing has a chest that "pulls in" between the rib spaces when they breathe in

In addition, the American Lung Association say a person should call their healthcare provider if they:

feel dizzy, faint, or weak cannot do daily activities because they are not breathing normally have a cough that does not go away wheeze or have changes in breathing continue wheezing after taking

Has anyone used a natural remedy to control their asthma?

I am an adult, with asthma. My triggers are exercise, laughing, colds, allergies. I use my inhaler everyday, which is not good.
I have no insurance to pay for drugs, but I am a member of Rx assistance programs.
I am looking for a natural

You might want to try these things:
Astragalus herb - made it much easier for me to take a deeper breath.
Rosehips herb - made it easier for me to breathe.
Grape seed extract - cut down on the mucus production when laughing or exerting

Get rid of carpet in your house, stay away from overly dusty area's too. Try breathing exercises to open up your air ways in your lungs.

Here are some natural remedies for an asthma attack-
- Drink coffee, coke, or any other drink with caffeine in it to open up your airways when you feel an asthma attack coming on
-Also try chocolate or black licorice to help your breathing.

Any good natural remedy for asthma?

Dietary changes are the #1 way to eliminate asthma long-term. There are also many herbal formulas, but you need to purchase them from a Licensed Acupuncturist or Herbalist. You can look for someone on your own by going to and searching

Magnesium tablets. Granted you have to take two a night for a month to begin to feel the benefits, but I've used it for over a year now and have noticed a large drop in my need for a rescue inhaler.