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What happens during an asthma attack or flare-up?

Keren Chansky Suberri, Ph.D., ABPP

During an asthma attack or flare-up, your child may experience one or more of these symptoms: 

  • wheezing
  • coughing
  • coughing up or vomiting mucous
  • feeling of tightness in the chest
  • difficulty breathing

See this informative video from KidsHealth.org for more information about what happens during an Asthma Flare-up:

KIDSHEALTH.ORG - VIDEO - ASTHMA FLARE UP