If you have any of the following
symptoms, evaluate those symptoms first.
allergic reaction (other than from a bite or sting):
Go to the topic
Swallowed or inhaled an
object: Go to the topic
Bite or sting: Go to
the most closely related topic:
Insect Bites and Stings and Spider Bites
Snake and Lizard Bites
A respiratory problem after surgery: Go to the
Breathing at a
fast rate and feeling anxious: Go to the topic
Smoke or chemical fume inhalation: Go to the topic
If you have a history of
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), or
another chronic breathing problem and your doctor has given you a plan for
handling your respiratory problem, seek medical care according to your
Did other symptoms begin after starting a medicine?Note: If your answer is yes:Call the doctor who prescribed the medicine the same day (before your next dose) to determine whether you should stop taking the medicine or take a different one. An appointment may not be necessary.If you are taking a nonprescription medicine, stop taking it. If you feel you need to continue taking the medicine, call your doctor.
If you have answered "No" to the above questions, go back to Check Your Symptoms and continue to answer the questions to evaluate your symptoms.