The specific indication of the cardiac asthma includes wheezing, shortness of breath, coughing, pulmonary Oedema, symptoms of high altitude and heroine overdose.
Cardiac asthma is one of the signs of the congestive heart failure; it is caused by the inflammation of the airways and constriction of the smooth muscles surrounding the airways. The general symptoms of the cardiac asthma include dyspnoea, wheezing, coughing, palpitation, sinking of heart. Treatment of cardiac asthma includes proper diagnoses using X-Rays of the chest, electrocardiograms and breath sounds. Diuretics are used to reduce blood pressure and fluid in the lungs.