Are opiates used to treat asthma?

Answer Opiates, or opioids, are not standard treatment options for asthma. Opiates generally treat pain, severe cough or diarrhea and addictions. Asthma is generally treated with corticosteroids, bronchod... Read More »

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Were opiates used to treat asthma in the old west?

According to the Addiction Research Unit at the University at Buffalo, opiates were used extensively for asthma during the late 19th century. Patent medicines, such as Glyco-heroin, Frazer's Anti-a... Read More »

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How to Treat a Cat With Asthma?

Although uncommon, your cat can get asthma.

How to Treat Asthma Attacks?

If someone is having an asthma attack, it can be quite frightening, and you may not know what to do. This article will tell you how to deal with it.