THANKS FOR EVERYONES INPUT. VANESSA IS ALSO ON XOPENEX. HER ASTHMA ONLY FLARES UP WHEN SHE GETS A COLD. HER NOSE WILL RUN ,THEN WHEN IT DRYS UP THE COUGH BEGINS. WHEN THAT COUGH STARTS, I KNOW WE ARE IN FOR IT. SHE HAS BEEN IN THE HOSPITAL 4 TIMES. IS ANYONES THAT BAD?