Allergic asthma

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What is allergic asthma?

Allergic asthma is the most common form of asthma. Allergens such as dust mites, mold, pollen, and others cause airways to tighten and become inflamed. Symptoms include coughing, wheezing, shortness of breath, and tightness in the chest.

Common symptoms reported by people with allergic asthma

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people for allergic asthma

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Compare treatments taken by people with allergic asthma

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Who has allergic asthma on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 205 say allergic asthma is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 5
20s 44
30s 90
40s 126
50s 117
60s 90
70+ 33
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 96
20-29 years 46
30-39 years 26
40-49 years 16
50-59 years 4
60-69 years 5
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 100
Female 403

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 268
Not Diagnosed 9

These charts show data from allergic asthma patients who have completed their condition history
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