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Bronchial Asthma 

Lobelia; Lobelia inflata 

Asthma (AZ-muh) is a chronic disease that affects your airways, which are the tubes that carry air in and out of your lungs. If you have asthma, the inside walls of your airways are inflamed (swollen). The inflammation (IN-fla-MAY-shun) makes the airways very sensitive, and they tend to react strongly to things to which you are allergic or find irritating. When the airways react, they get narrower and less air flows through to your lung tissues. This causes symptoms like wheezing (a whistling so...

North American wild lobelia having small blue flowers and inflated capsules formerly used as an antispasmodic


Asthma as related to Indian Tobacco