Respiratory problems are medical conditions that affect the respiratory system of the human body that includes the lungs. Asthma and COPD are diseases that affect the lungs and both cause the airways to swell up and make it difficult to breathe.
Asthma and COPD patients usually experience similar symptoms like shortness of breath and airway-hyperresponsiveness where the airways are very sensitive during inhalation.
What is Asthma?
Asthma is a respiratory disease where the swelling of the airways is usually caused by some triggers that the patient is allergic to, like pollen, mold or any physical activity.
What is COPD?
COPD or Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease is a collective term that is used to describe progressive respiratory diseases like Emphysema and Chronic Bronchitis.
The doctor will determine which disease, Asthma or COPD; the patient is suffering from by doing the following,
The doctor can prescribe any of the two following types of medicines,
The patient suffering from COPD will experience symptoms that will worsen over time and doctors usually try to slow this down.
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