Asthma is a condition that causes a person's airways to become narrower, which affects breathing. For some people, this effect is temporary. When asthma occurs long-term, the airways can become inflamed and tightened.
Alcohol has often been suggested as a contributor to and trigger for asthma. However, researchers haven't conducted a significant amount of research as to the specifics of alcohol and asthma.
33 percent said that alcohol had triggered an asthma attack on at least two occasions
Wine was associated with being particularly allergenic
The onset of most alcohol-related asthma symptoms occurred within 1 hour of drinking alcohol
Most asthma symptoms reported were mild to moderate in severity