If the victim has an individualised, written asthma action plan, then that plan should be followed.
If there is no action plan in place, then use the following Asthma First Aid plan.
If a victim has any signs of a severe asthma attack, call an ambulance straight away and follow the Asthma First Aid Plan while waiting for the ambulance to arrive.
Asthma First Aid plan
No harm is likely to result from giving a reliever inhaler to someone without asthma.
If oxygen is available, it should be administered by a person trained in its use.
If victim becomes unresponsive and not breathing normally, commence resuscitation.