How does smoking cigarettes make your asthma worse?

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Elinore Stark asked a question: How does smoking cigarettes make your asthma worse?
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Date created: Sun, Apr 25, 2021 12:51 AM
Date updated: Sat, Oct 1, 2022 11:49 AM

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  • However, the chemicals in cigarette smoke may irritate asthmatic airways in such a way as to cause neutrophilic inflammation to exist alongside eosinophilic inflammation. Neutrophilic inflammation responds poorly or not at all to corticosteroids. So, smoking can make your lungs less responsive to traditional asthma medicine. 2,3

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