Hidden in Asthma UK community forum5 years ago
I have been on Azithromycin for a while, they were cautious due to a slightly elongated QTC. THey did lots of different ECGs when I...
Azythromycin and citalopram
alanjudy in British Lung Foundation6 years ago
Yesterday morning (at 7.45an) I had a call from my GP to say I shouldn't have azythromycin whilst taking citalopram as it can affect the hea...
sisterbird in British Lung Foundation4 years ago
I have Bronchiectasis and asthma and have had infective exacerbations been in been in hospital had IV antibiotics and have now just starte...
I Need some Help & advice. mattcass
mattcass in NRAS4 years ago
I need to hear from others out there who have IPF and RA but only if they had the PF first and to let me know what meds they are on & mostly...
Antibiotics do help!
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum7 years ago
I am a late onset sufferer. Put up with it for a year, suffering chronic coughing/ phlegm/ / wheezing sinus trouble. One year after diagnosi...
Hi everyone, I have recently been diagnosed with mild to moderate Bronchiectasis.
Maximonkey in British Lung Foundation7 years ago
This week the Consultant has put me on Azithromycin for 1wk and then every Mon, Wed and Fri following. I believe from the Consultant that th...
Chest Clinic update
WheezyAnne in British Lung Foundation5 months ago
Well my friends, I have had the lung function tests (or posh spirometry, as I think of them), and the Consultant told me nothing has really ...
Haemophilus influenzae Isolation
GMcC2 in British Lung Foundationa month ago
After many tests to find bacteria causing my lung problems, they’ve finally found Haemophilus influenzae isolation. Anyone know about this b...
long term/maintenance antibiotics
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum6 years ago
So I had a dermatology cons today. Things seem to be getting very weird. Basically docs dont really know whats going on just that some...
Any tips would be helpful
soul-123 in British Lung Foundation4 months ago
Started on my rescue pack of prednisolone and antibiotics appear to be having exacerbation of Emphysema /Asthma breathlessness worsened wi...
I have COPD and Bronchiectasis and am 'colonised' with pseudomonas. My breathing seems to be getting worse. Any advice?
BelleBea in British Lung Foundation6 years ago
bronchial thermoplasty and LABAs
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum8 years ago
I have been told that this may now be a real option for me, it was discussed 6 months ago but shortly after that I had an ITU admissio...
helenlw7 in British Lung Foundation2 years agoPOPULAR
I was in the hairdressers yesterday talking to the lady in the next chair as you do. She was commenting on my chesty cough. I have got infec...
frustrated! And confused...
loulouliss1 in Asthma UK community foruma year ago
To start from the beginning , I have had several several attacks over the past few months alone, been put on the brown inhaler then switched...
Bad day for chest pain - for the ladies!
alanjudy in British Lung Foundation5 years ago
Had such a bad day with chest pain today that I had to take my bra off. Trouble was we were out - good thing I'm not well endowed!
Saline nebs when ill
mainsdours in Asthma UK community forum5 months ago
Anyone else here use saline nebs when they’re ill? They don’t help my bronchi to open up or anything but they make it easier to cough proper...
Azithromycine for cold...doctor prescribed 500 mg for 6 days... seemed to be a little strong... I have bronchitis for several days... am 78
Butitisme in CLL Support Associationa year ago
Azithromycine.. too strong a drug?
BelleBea in British Lung Foundation3 years ago
Has anyone any experience of using Roflumilast? I know that it is not \"licensed\" as a prescription drug in Britain unless you are taking ...
Pidgenpie in British Lung Foundation3 years agoPOPULAR
Hi all I have bad chest infection on top of bronchectius also just been told I've been suffering from chronic asma I have azithromycin for ...
any one know effects of long term azithromycin?
Bundle in British Lung Foundation7 years agoPOPULAR
Had my appointment at the hospital now and I have a few areas of very mild bronchiectasis . I have been prescribed long term Azithromycin. T...
Has anyone reacted badly to this years flu jab?
Poppin in British Lung Foundation6 years ago
My mum had her flu jab on Tuesday and has been really struggling since. She had just finished a course of co amoxiclav and started on levofl...
Happy-51 in Asthma UK community forum6 months ago
My asthma is usually pretty well controlled but recently I constantly have a wheeze.
I have had two course of preds, two lots of antibi...
Battle of the mycins
Symes in British Lung Foundation3 years ago
I'm on both Azithromycin and Clarithromycin, which my doctor seemed to think were fine together. Only one of my meds she told me to stop tak...
IPF and contraception!
ejbid in British Lung Foundation3 years ago
Hey everyone I'm 30 and just been diagnosed with IPF. I'm on azythromycin antibiotics which I take on a Monday Wednesday and Friday permane...
M67W77 in British Lung Foundation2 years ago
Hi All, haven't posted for a while.. not been at all well. However had a bronchoscopy and that seems to have cleared a lot of mucus from my...
not the dreadful one, thank God
helingmic in British Lung Foundation4 years agoPOPULAR
My doctor phoned me the result of the sputum test. She thought,that it would be pseudomonas as in the past. fortunately, the microbiologist ...
Aminophylline side effects
I have been put on aminophylline tablets for my asthma, and I was wondering, how long does it take for the body to settle down and the side ...
Lucyloo1 in British Lung Foundation4 years ago
Husband has Bronchiectas, COPD and TB. Recently started Azythromycin, 3rd dose due tomorrow. Yesterday had blood stained sputum x 2 also onc...
trisham in Living with Asthmaa year ago
Its only April an I this is the 7th or 8th time I have been sick since Dec. I am so discouraged i am absolutely losing my mind. Will be see...
More antibiotics and steroids or not yet.
Monawhite1 in British Lung Foundationa year agoPOPULAR
Hi everybody I love this site and have over the past couple of years got lots of good information. So I would like to ask some advice again ...
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