oh how annoying that my post was missing, I'd written loads! Anyway, I was saying that since diagnosis in October last year I've had non stop infections and antibiotics. I saw a new consultant who specialises in Bronchiectasis on 05 January and he advised that a course of IV antibiotics was the only realistic way forward. I'm colonised with haemophilis influenzae and it seems that oral antibiotics just aren't doing the trick.
I've been to see the specialist nurse at the hospital for training in how to self administer at home. The first time I was really unwell and ended up coming out with training plus 2 weeks of coproflaxicin! My next appointment was last week, I had become even more ill in the meantime and left hospital on that occasion only after a chest X-ray, blood tests and 2 more weeks of my beloved Augmentin. At last I'm feeling better and realise that the I can't go on like this (I'll have to go into Augmentin rehab if it carries on