Hi thanks for using HCM. I appreciate your explaination.
Should I take this seriously?
Yes. It may go for status asthmaticus like you explained grasping for air.
What is causing all this?
Normal circadian rhythm cause broncho constriction in early morning. In some it will aggravate. Its one of the sign of asthma.
And, what can I do for it?
1. Breathing exercise
2. Don't expose to cold
During gasping or severe breathlessness
For control: Can take Tab. Montelukast(Plain) 10 mg every evening or Inhalational steroid
one puff every evening.
Hope you got all yourqueries solved and you will be alright with these. Wish you good health. Take care.