RESPIRATORY HEALTHBecause our breathing is ongoing, we sometimes forget how it can impact our daily lives, for the better or for the worse. Find out how your pharmacist can help if you have respiratory health issues, whether mild or chronic.
Studies have shown that most people who use inhaled medication make at least one mistake that can affect the dose they get. Talk to your pharmacist to ensure you have the right technique.
Various factors can trigger acute asthma symptoms or aggravate the disease. It is important to identify what triggers the symptoms and to take measures to avoid them whenever possible.
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ADVICE ON OTC MEDICATION
If you don’t know which over-the-counter medication to choose to relieve your allergy symptoms, don’t be shy to ask your pharmacist!
If you have asthma or are experiencing strep throat symptoms, talk to your pharmacist about tests to ensure your respiratory health is in order.
If you are allergic to certain components of your medication or don't like the taste, your pharmacist can find allergy-free formulations as a substitution or add flavour to improve its taste.
* The information contained herein is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to provide complete information on the subject matter or to replace the advice of a health professional. This information does not constitute medical consultation, diagnosis or opinion and should not be interpreted as such. Please consult your health care provider if you have any questions about your health, medications or treatment.