Table 2—

Prevalence of symptoms in asthmatics (168/225; 75%) who belong to the 51 best combinations of symptoms

SymptomPrevalence %
Wheezing94.4
Wheezing with dyspnoea87.6
Wheezing without cold79.8
Exercise dyspnoea82
Nocturnal chest tightness67.4
Nocturnal dyspnoea68.5
Rest dyspnoea71.9
Nocturnal cough68.5
Chronic phlegm43.8
Chronic cough42.7
Chronic bronchitis24.7