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Parameter : Precautions

Homeopathy Allopathy Ayurveda
·       Avoidance of coffee, Chinese and other herbs, spiced chocolates, highly spiced dishes and strong smelling food like garlic, onion, cardamom, cinnamon, clove and other things like camphor, agarbati, and perfumes as they prevent the action of the homeopathic remedy. ·       Recognition and avoidance of allergens whether in food or environment is to be emphasized. The factors that trigger an attack are to be avoided. The advised management is to be adhered to and self medication is to be avoided.
·       Take your medicines as advised by the doctor. ·       Smoking active or passive is discouraged.
·       Do not take any over the counter medications without consulting your doctor. ·       Always have an Asthma Emergency Kit ready and at hand.
·       Strenuous exercises are to be avoided in general as they may precipitate an asthmatic attack.
·       Steroids though lifesaving need to be taken only as advised.
·       B-Blockers, Aspirin or other pain killers may precipitate an acute asthmatic attack.