Frustrated and can't breathe 😕
1.30 ask for a neb - saline no help, 2.30 ask for neb - saline no help. Last sats check at 10 swung between 88-92 feeling like crap, but caus...
Probably a stupid question!
I've just been introduced to Atrovent and I went to use it and didn't know if you had to shake the canister to begin like you do with ventoli...
Back on nebs
Hello Asthma friends I am back on Budesonide and Atrovent nebs, I can take them up to 3 times a day.. How often do you take them?...
Hi, 66 and diagnosed with Primary Immune Dificiency in past 18 months while in hospital for pnemonia. Fast forward, several more pneumonias, ...
I've been using this as prescribed for 48 hours now and haven't derived any benefit from it at all. Anyone else found this with Atrovent?...
TAKING TWO B12 TABLETS STILL ISNT GETTING MY LEVELS OPLTIMAL MAY VITAMINS 2017 COD LIVER OIL VITAMIN B12 1,000 UG TWO A DAY SELENIUM 200MG B ...
Review and Spirometry Test - Result.
Well I gave it my best pppppppppppppppppuuuuuufffffffffffffff - gasp! But it wasn't good enough for my Respiratory Matron who was expecting a...
Just out of hospital
For the first time I spent 4 nights in hospital due to an asthma attack. I'm scared that I won't make it to my exams because of my asthma....
Hi I have mixed airways disease, but also severely restricted lung function due to curvature of spine. I'm on atrovent, flixotide and venolin...
Despairing as keep being told ' it's not typical asthma' so won't officially diagnose
Ever since started having ' attacks ' I keep being told that it's asthma, but isn't ' as my symptoms aren't text book....
I have severe emphysema and have been prescribed and tried several inhalers, Salomol, Spiriva, Symbicort, Fostair, Spiolto Respimat, none hav...
What a difference a day makes
Well had a bad few day/weeks chest infections steroids but woke up this morning feeling good took my meds last day on prednisone 👍🏻Still 2 ...
The last few years my asthma has gotten worse -well I think it has. My peak flow never goes higher than 150 but I can walk my dog who is anti...
Hi all hope your having a nice bank holiday my meds are montelukast,ventolin,fostair 200,atrovent and Uniphyllin for my asthma also taking st...
Tickley annoying cough
Hi well been on new medication for a few week ( add ons ) atrovent 4 times a day and Uniphyllin 2 times a day and apart from the odd day I've...
( I was prescribed them both approx 15 yrs ago & have used those doses ever since ) I've had an asthma review today, the first one ever & I'v...
So today I have been told by my gp I have difficult to control asthma he has introduced a new inhaler to take with fostair and ventolin 4 tim...
Foradil and Qvar
I also have a nebuliser whuch I take if I am really not well but thankfully it not often. I went to my GP to change my inhalers and he told m...
Hi would appreciate advice on hypertonic nebulisers. Is it something that is routinely prescribed in adult patients with PCD?...
Lung Volume Reduction using Pulmonary Valves. (Revisited)
Back in November 2012, I wrote an article " Lung Volume Reduction using Pulmonary Valves. So I decided to re-post it; Here it is:- Lung Volum...
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