Dawnsunny7 days ago
So a little question. If you have Pseudomonas but it appears to be dormant as no other symptoms, so no antibiotics given (but did have 6 wee...
Hernia and acid reflux brings on bronchitis
Rampart22 days ago
I have hydial hernia and acid reflux and I believe that after a series of problems keeping certain foods down it irritates my throat and I ...
Copd getting better??
Battel342423 days ago
I’ve been diagnosed with COPD for about 8 years, I was told it would never get better but if I changed my lifestyle it would slow down,anywa...
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Mucus clearance and breathe easy tips
NickD211a month ago
Hi guys, I thought this would be a lovley topic for a Monday morning 😁. I am after advice please I have bronchiectasis and use a saline neb...
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Bronchiectasis - four year old.
Mrsnma month ago
My four year old has been diagnosed with bronchiectasis. She is asthmatic also, she is really struggling at the moment with fatigue, she can...
pneumonia in kidney transplant patient
sudsomaa month ago
My mother had kidney transplant recently 3 months back. One week before when she told paining in shoulder, we took her to hospital..CT scan ...
Dawnsunny2 months ago
Hi, I’ve seen people mention NAC and wondered if you could give me more info?
Do you need to ask your dr before taking or is it just like al...
Hello I'm new here
him242 months ago
I am 24'
I have this bronchiectasis and sinusitis since childhood ....
when i was 11 doctor didn't understand why i cough ..they just heard w...
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Recent diagnosis of Bronchiectasis
redonyou2 months ago
Hi all, new person here! Looking for some advice/reassurance form those of you who’ve had Bronchiectasis for some time...
I’m 27 years old an...
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Do you find your overall strength affected by bronchiectasis?
Glynshem3 months 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.
BabaBunny24 months 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...
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Matilda_19224 months 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.
TamBell4 months ago
Hi All, my Respiratory Consultant only recommended a 3 month course of prophylactic Azithromycin, which I complete this week. I admit I am...
Okay to fly with a chest infection?
LolaEs4 months 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?
Dibola044 months 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...
Orangegilly15 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
Pamelaalexia5 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
ZoeD135 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?
Lealee5 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
LolaEs5 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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mini25255 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?
samanthaash19936 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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Lealee6 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
mylungsaresick6 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
DiLee6 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.
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...
Kabro6 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-lady6 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?
ktp19736 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...
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