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Smoking and formonide inhaler

Patient: I have been using formonide 200 inhaler for 4-5 years. I have been smoking for a year. will smoking worsen my breathing problem?

 

 

Doctor: Cigarette smoking is associated with evidence of airway obstruction and deterioration of lung function. Smoking will onl y make your breathing problems worse. I would suggest that you refrain from smoking in view of your respiratory ailments. Take care.

 


 

 
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Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

Dr. Suneel Sharman completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Toronto. He currently operates Infinity Health Centre, a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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