Asthma Symptoms

Common symptoms of an asthma attack include:

  • Acute shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, wheezing
  • Coughing, chest tightness or heaviness
  • Tight or dry cough
  • Shallow, rapid breathing
  • Inability to talk in full sentences

Individuals experiencing such symptoms should contact their physician immediately.

Adult Asthma Stats Child Asthma Stats

* Information provided by American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology