Engineer worked in power stations& government establishments. (Harwell aldermaston). 1953. ---- 1960. Diagnosed with pleural plaque 1986 not meeting gov criteria. Unwell on& off. 1987------2002. Diagnosed Pleural. Thickening still not able to claim as my disabilaty was only 5%. Made many more claims over the next 6 years. Then was told that a x Ray had been missread. Finally diagnosed 60% loss of lung function claim back dated 6 years + compensation for the way the dept of health & ATOS handled it if any has had this sort of problem do not give up go to the CAB they will advise you .
Had new assessment last week. 70%. Disabled
As for uniphyllin. No improvement 200mg. Dose now 400mg waiting for blood test resultsFostairl lnhaler really helps. Also actegy. Make a breathing aid (not onNHS) excellent