In addition to their analgesic effects, opioid binding to opioid receptors leads to the release of histamine from mast cells, including those implicated in asthma and allergic rhinitis.
Children with persistent asthma are at increased risk for migraine, and treatment with anti-asthma or anti-allergy medication may lower this risk.
Odds of herpes zoster 70% higher among people with respiratory condition.
Researchers suggest asthma is stronger predictor of chronic migraines than depression.
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