Can a person with asthma die from a heart attack?

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Can a person with asthma die from a heart attack?

Post by hurly » Sat May 06, 2006 5:54 am

Is there a connection with asthma and heart attacks?
Or is it drinking + smoking more related to hear attacks?

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Post by Poison » Sat May 06, 2006 6:09 pm

I haven't heard about a connection between asthma and heart attacks.
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Post by beluga fiction » Thu May 11, 2006 11:32 am

Medication for asthma can be a trigger for arrhythmia, can be a trigger for a moving atheroma plaque, ... . This medication is similar with the adrenergic hormones despite the fact that in the last decades asthmatics started to take drugs who not damage to much the heart and are more active for lungs.

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