I feel like giving up
The community matron came today I've still been coughing nasty mucus up so yesterday hubby went to doctors and got sputum pot when she came t...
Infection with a vengeance
So I'm into my third week 2 courses of amoxicillin and steroids but still no sign of this mucus slowing down. I'm getting weaker by the day....
Prolonged Chest Infection
I’ve had a chest infection since the beginning of December, I saw the doctor on 20/12 who confirmed it was a chest infection and prescribed 2...
Blood tests and antibiotics / steroids will they affect a thyroid test
So I've got pneumonia and now on steroids and antibiotics for another asthma flare up! My 5th infection since January and an asthma diagnosis...
Chest infection again! Hi new to the site and just need some help....
Hi all , has anyone been given doxycycline antibiotics? I have a sinus infection so back on the steroids and doctor gave me doxycycline inste...
Chemical induced COPD
I went for over 3 years before I got it again, I have had it 4 times in the last 2 years and just found out this year that I have COPD....
I Feel Great, What's Wrong With Me?
Just passed my eight year anniversary with stage 4, and I feel better now than at any time since my Dx. And, there are reasons for this....
What to do?
I’ve got bronchiectasis and have picked up an infection after a cold, dr prescribed 5 days amoxicillin over the phone. Finished course but st...
Bronchiectasis advice sought
Hi... I've had X-ray results showing bronchiectisis and an on last day of amoxicillin and have go telephone consultation as still breathless ...
chest infection had enough
hi I had a chest infection, took to hospital prescribed amoxicillin and pred steroid then last week had to go back infection clear but gave m...
Anti biotic side effects
Amoxicillin on day three made me throw out heat continuously so I couldn't even sleep. Anyone else had this?...
Was given Amoxicillin for a chest infection today and have had this antibiotic on a number of occasions with no ill affect . After taking the...
Infection and breathless
Hi I have had a chest infection following a bout of flu. I have had amoxicillin and prednisone since Friday and I'm still very wheezy....
Hi guys, I contracted pneumonia 3 weeks ago. Within that time I've been in A&E twice but they let me home on Christmas eve....
Long running chest infection
Hi I’m just trying to get some help I’ve had asthma since childhood I’m now 50 I have been Struggling with a bad chest infection for a few mo...
Last year and the year before I really struggled with Christmas shopping but yesterday I went into the town with my husband and did really we...
Hi All. My name is David, I am 72 yrs old and have many health problems, I have COPD and last year had Septicemia, and was nearly a gonna,but...
I had a very nice lunch!
In May, my son and his wife gave me a voucher for a posh restaurant in a nice little village not too far away. Unfortunately, the vertigo and...
Pleurisy and bronchial pneumonia
On Tuesday morning I was taken by ambulance to hospital ( they suspected I had another pulmonary embolism ) and I was diagnosed with pleurisy...
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