Set Kids Up for Success With Asthma Meds
About 50% of kids with asthma have attacks or miss school...due to poor control, wrong inhaler technique, adherence issues, etc.
Use these tips to keep kids in school and out of the hospital.
Medications. Most kids with asthma need a "controller" med (Flovent, etc) to reduce lung inflammation and prevent attacks...plus a "reliever" med (albuterol, etc) to quickly open airways during an attack.