I'm having a really hard time breathing my chest feels

Patient : I'm having a really hard time breathing my chest feels extremely constricted and with each breath i take I feel like I'm not getting enough oxygen. This has been going on for like a week but yesterday and today is the worst it's ever been and I'm starting to get really concerned. Is there anyway I can help myself breathe normally again?
Doctor :   Hello Welcome to Ask The Doctor. You seem to be suffering Bronchitis or Bronchial Asthma. I would advise in such sc enario: 1. Hemogram with ESR 2. ECG 3. Chest X-ray If the Chest Xray and these blood investigations show no sign of infection then, you would be treated for Bronchial Asthma / Bronchitis. In such scenario, your doctor would prescribe you inhalers containing bronchi dilators like Salbutamol. You might also require short dose of a Steroid inhaler like Budesonide. Share my opinion with your Doctor before acting upon it. I hope it helps. Stay Healthy.

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