Anyone had to deal with brick/plaster dusts from an adjoining neighbours building work ?
Elaine5342 days ago
How did you deal with dust appearing in your sputum ?
Have been advised to clean my property wearing a mask, but I'm still living here and su...
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Moving to new climes
Elaine5349 days ago
I will have to move house due to a large government project. My current situation gives me complete freedom as to where I live other than I...
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Do you find your overall strength affected by bronchiectasis?
Glynshem12 days ago
Hi, I was diagnosed with this condition about 7 years ago after about 2 years of being told by my gp it was asthma! I was signed off the hos...
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My Allergist/Pulmonologist is not taking my Bronchiectasis seriously.
BabaBunny212 days ago
I have been given Trelegy Elipta inhaler, nothing more, and told that my Broncheictiasis is mild so not to worry about it and dismissed. I a...
Matilda_192214 days ago
Hi I’m 57 and quite new with bronchiectasis diagnosed in December 2017.
I was referred to physio for chest exercises. My appointment is late...
Azithromycin no more.
TamBell25 days ago
Hi All, my Respiratory Consultant only recommended a 3 month course of prophylactic Azithromycin, which I complete this week. I admit I am...
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Okay to fly with a chest infection?
LolaEsa month ago
I have mild bronchiectasis, am due to go on holiday on Wednesday and am worried I am getting a chest infection. I hope that it's just a cou...
When time of day to take Prophylactic Antibiotics?
Dibola04a month ago
Hello all, I have just been prescribed prophylactic antibiotics to take 3 times a week. As they interact with Omeprazole when do people tak...
Orangegilly12 months ago
I have been taking carbocisteine for over a year now but have developed a severe itchy rash which I suspect may be to do with the carbociste...
A big Hello
Pamelaalexia2 months ago
I’m Newly diagnosed but feel it’s been undiagnosed for a few years.
I’m asthmatic all my life and Prof McNee diagnosed Bronchiectis...
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Is bronchiectasis reversible
ZoeD132 months ago
Hi, I’m new to this group, my daughter was diagnosed with lower left lobe bronchiectasis 2 years ago after having a ct she is 4 years old no...
Can chest injuries from car crash cause bronch?
Lealee2 months ago
I had a bad car accident in 2013 and as a result developed a cough that has progressively worsened. After 4 and a half years I was finally d...
Has anyone held off on antibiotics if they have flu
LolaEs2 months agoPOPULAR
Hi there, I've recently been diagnosed with bronchiectasis and had 7 courses of antibiotics last year as well as for pneumonia. This week I...
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mini25252 months ago
hi all i cant stop panicking about this i have not been told for 100% that i have asthma just that was nearly over to mark for them to class...
Bronchitis or bronchiectasis?
samanthaash19932 months ago
Hello All. I rang up to see about the results of my CT scan, and was told that it was mild bronchitis and that my lungs were mostly normal. ...
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Lealee3 months ago
My step son kindly gave me the gift that keeps giving this Christmas -noro virus. I’ve barely left my bed in 3 days. Didn’t realise how hard...
Very weird bronchiectasis at a young age
mylungsaresick3 months ago
I am a 29 year old female. When I was 24, I was told I have mild cylindrical bronchiectasis. Before that, I had spent almost 3 yea...
Constant coughing / not sleeping
DiLee3 months ago
Hi I was diagnosed last October following ct scan, I have CI every winter and yet again this year. I'm seeing consultant end of January, b...
Update on tests.
samanthaash19933 months ago
Hi. Have got the results of my CT scan. It shows bronchitis but still have to have lung function tests. Does that mean Bronchiectasis is rul...
Kabro3 months ago
Has anyone used one of these devices for relief of their bronchiectasis and if so, did you feel it was worth buying?
THis was a shock !
medway-lady3 months ago
Diagnosed by CT scan after lots of infections Cylindrical Brochiectasis. Waiting for a clinic appiontment after Christmas. What next I wond...
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I'm new here and being tested for bronchiectasis
Hello. My name is Samantha. I am 24 years old. I was born premature, 3 months early, weighing 1 pound 11 ounces. Two days after I was born, ...
What to do?
ktp19733 months ago
I’ve got bronchiectasis and have picked up an infection after a cold, dr prescribed 5 days amoxicillin over the phone. Finished course but s...
Bronch and virus
Hetty113 months ago
Hi all, I have had bronch for many years but with this chest infection, I got a virus which affected all of my joints leaving me in terrible...
Pain in Side - pluresy?
Lealee4 months ago
I’ve been experiencing sharp, stabbing pain in the middle of my left side towards my back for about 10 days. If I lie on my side it’s consta...
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Yvonne-S4 months ago
I'm 36 years old, married & mum of 2. I've just been diagnosed with bronchiectasis after a year of constant chest pain(like pleurisy) swolle...
Flu jab what a delight.
Lealee5 months ago
So I finally managed to get my flu jab yesterday, only appointment was with a new Dr who first asked why I needed it and then when I coughed...
Germ bags who don’t cover their mouths!
For the first time in a long time I’ve only had 1 infection since having Pluresy in March. Now getting a cold which always goes to my chest....
Anti biotic side effects
Lizzab5 months ago
I was taking amoxicillin 500 mg. on the third day i started pumping out heat....a continual flush, day and night. As I couldnt actually slee...
Activities increasing phlegm
Lau255 months ago
Just an observation which I wondered if any of you had found too, or if you have ideas as to why it happens?
I've found that I cough...
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