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Asthma Drug Tied to Nightmares, Depression

September 23, 2017
  Dr. Matthew Lorber cautioned against discontinuing the medication in children with asthma, a lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways. "Ultimately, asthma can be a life-threatening condition in children and cannot be ignored, so I do recommend to parents that their children continue with these lifesaving medications," Lorber said. "It is just very important to monitor for these risks, and it is vital that doctors warn parents about these risks before their children start these medications so they know what to be on the lookout for," Lorber added.

NYMC Faciluty: Matthew Lorber, M.D., M.P.A., clinical assistant professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences
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