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Shortness of breath, wheezing. Taking z-pack. Have smoking addiction. Worried

I am having shortness of breath heart beating fast I can't get breath in it seems. I also smoke but have cut back on smoking. I went to my Dr and she just gave me a z pack bc she heard wheezing. I am 27 years old. Should I go to the hospital? My ekg was normal the last time I went. I just don't feel right. I am also tired all the time and have been coughing up little clear balls of mucus.
Asked On : Fri, 12 Apr 2013
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Your symptoms suggest that you could be suffering from asthma. It could also be COPD since you are a smoker. It`s better that you go to a hospital where you may be examined in detail and put through some necessary tests and can be advised treatmenrt accordingly.
Answered: Mon, 1 Jul 2013
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