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An asthma action plan is based on zones defined by your symptoms, your peak flow, or both. It tells you what to do if you have a sudden increase in your asthma symptoms (asthma attack).
You are in the red zone of your asthma action plan if you have severe asthma symptoms. Symptoms include:
Treatment for asthma attacks in the red zone includes:
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Current as of: June 9, 2019
Author: Healthwise StaffMedical Review: John Pope MD - PediatricsAdam Husney MD - Family MedicineLora J. Stewart MD - Allergy and Immunology
Current as of:
June 9, 2019
Medical Review:John Pope MD - Pediatrics & Adam Husney MD - Family Medicine & Lora J. Stewart MD - Allergy and Immunology
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