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Potential symptoms of long term asthmatic (Cold/discolored hands and feet, stomach pains)?
\Sex: Male

Gender: Male

Age: 19

Weight/Height: 145lbs, 5'10'

Ethnicity: white/hispanic

Diagnosed w/: Asthma at age 6

Hi so I have a bunch of medical issues going on at the same time rn and I was curious if they could all potentially be connected to my asthma that I have had for most of my life and most definitely affected it in many ways. I have not played sports or done regular exercise since the age of 14. I now get stomach pains often, my stomach is usually upset after I eat, I have dark circles under my eyes, I always feel fatigued (sleep for up to 15 hrs, circadian rhythm erratic). There are some more symptoms I suspect. From talking to my GP I learned that some asthmatics may simply become accustomed to breathing less than is typical. He also said that because my breathing is poor, I'm not getting enough oxygen as is typical. Now I am not some poor crap wheezing and coughing out o cha

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replied October 12th, 2018
Asthma Answer A64471
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
Your symptoms are correlating with poor control of asthma.You need to optimise your treatment.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care

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