Ceftazidime IV for 11 days
Joseph260268 in British Lung Foundation 6 months ago
Good afternoon all,
I was recently in hospital in the North West and I was given Ceftazidime for 11 Days on IV. This was to help a bad chest ...
Promixin and I-neb part two
Kerrieblue in British Lung Foundation 2 years ago
Thanks to all who replied to my previous post. I have just had a call to say my I-neb will be delivered next Tuesday. I will let you kno...
Colonised Pseudomonas and Bronchiectasis
soooz in British Lung Foundation a year ago
Hi, can I get some advice please on the above?
I have had bronchiectasis for many many years which has steadily worsened to it's current leve...
Gentamicin and Ciprofloxin - update 1
DunCaan in British Lung Foundation 3 years ago
Eventually got the right Gentamicin after pharmacist tried to give me the wrong one. Reordered but still the vial looked different to the on...
Pseudomonus V meds
angie26 in British Lung Foundation 6 months agoPOPULAR
It seems I cannot tolerate nebulising Colomycin or Tobramycin , is there any other way to take these as I understand that they are the only ...
jacobcaleb in British Lung Foundation 8 months ago
looking for a fast nebuliser for my grandson age 7 to use as it takes him 90 min to do his physio he has CF
Pseudomonas and breathing
Saadi-Malik in British Lung Foundation 2 years ago
Hi. I was diagnosed with broncheactasis in 2013. At that time my sputum culture showed no bacteria and u was sent home with lefloxin and was...
Please can anyone recommend a cold weather face mask?
SallySeeds in British Lung Foundation 8 months agoPOPULAR
Hello lovely people, this is my first post since joining - my name is Sally and my husband has recently been diagnosed with COPD. He's at t...
pseudomonas lung infection
daleb in British Lung Foundation 9 months ago
Hi All, Just joined Healthunlocked and trying to see what other people do with this pseudomonas lung infection. I have had this for 7 years ...
momiji in British Lung Foundation a year ago
I have bronchiectasis with haemophilius influenzae and will go in hospital for 10 days
to be treated with Meropenem IV.
Joseph260268 in British Lung Foundation a year ago
Recently I was in hospital for two weeks having Tazacine IV to treat my pneumonia and and a very bad bronchiectasis exacerbation. H...
Vickynaish in British Lung Foundation a year ago
Hi has anyone had the antibiotic septrin
Hi everyone 3 more I'v treatments for pseudomonas with ab's now coughing thick yellow& brown sputum and chest rattling like an old gearbox.
Bengunn in British Lung Foundation 4 years ago
Have been treated for 12 days,anyone had this treatment and is it going in the right direction.Bengunn.
Pseudomonas flare up
Barb1073 in British Lung Foundation 8 months ago
Hello everyone. I'm new at this so I hope I'm doing this right. I was recently diagnosed with bronchiectisis with pseudomonas. Prescribed ci...
What would you do?
andyhax in British Lung Foundation 2 years ago
I was diagnosed early this year with bronchiectasis and pseudomonas infection, after many years of serious chest infections. I am currently ...
PCD Adult Service in Cumbria?
windle in PCD Family Support Group (UK) a year ago
My son is 23 and was diagnosed with PCD at 13. Last year was his best as he was on Azithromycin 3x a week. As soon as he stopped he is h...
Poohpoohmad in British Lung Foundation 10 months ago
Well, latest sputum test shows still have H Influenza, had this over 18 months now and Staph infection, again. So, doxycycline again for two...
Claudine in British Lung Foundation 2 years agoPOPULAR
Anybody had this IV antibiotic? Recent sputum test result reported my pseudomonas would only respond to IV antibios so just returned from h...
Hello, I have Bronchiectasis , I have lost over a stone weight , which I am worried about . could you suggest anything to put weight back.
Smyth in British Lung Foundation 3 years ago
Hello , I have Bronchiectasis and worried with amount of weight I have lost , could you suggest anything, I use a nebuliser 3 time a day wit...
Collymar in British Lung Foundation 5 months ago
Hi, I am a new to bronchiectasis and have and exacerbation and am about to go on prescribed Ciprofloxacin for 2 weeks I feel extremely tired...
Back in hospital in France
jointpain in MPN Voice 4 days ago
We were planning to return to Wales this weekend but my wife's temp went ballistic today so she is in hospital again. Having blood tests, fo...
colomycin nebulising difficulties
angie26 in British Lung Foundation 10 months agoPOPULAR
Hi after taking a wedge from my lung I was diagnosed with TB!! I was operated on as it was assumedI had a secondary cancer from a previous ...
JeffAjaxSmith in British Lung Foundation a year agoPOPULAR
How many use sterilising fluid LIKE milton to clean nebuliser bit.
How many who use nebuliser WHO sterilise have been colonised with funky lu...
pseudomonas lung infection - and scared!
DunCaan in British Lung Foundation 3 years agoPOPULAR
I have Bronchiectasis (diagnosed 18 months ago) and life long asthmatic. Suffering repeated lung infections treated by antibiotics usually a...
Bronchiectasis-avoid inf people
Dawnsunny in British Lung Foundation 8 months agoPOPULAR
I've been told to avoid being around anyone with colds etc. How do you do this when it's someone you live with (husband)who's full of flu?...
locheil in British Lung Foundation 10 months agoPOPULAR
I am relatively new to bronchiectasis having only been diagnosed within the last five years.My Consultant to whom I owe a great debt: \"dug\...
Bronchiectasis Consultant Recommendations
194615 in British Lung Foundation a year agoPOPULAR
I've struggled along with chest problems for 3 and a half years to be diagnosed last week with bronchiectasis. As it's taken so long to ...
Hi everyone, I am new to this and was wondering if anyone could tell me the difference between copd and bronchiectasis. Thank you.
huggs in British Lung Foundation 4 years agoPOPULAR
I am new to all this but have posted one silly question before (with hindsight). I have read and learned a lot from all of you, but what has...
Dad been diagonise with copd but now docs saying not sure can anyone help
bunker1 in British Lung Foundation 3 years ago
Hi don't if any of you can help just so confused my dad is 85 an up until about 7 weeks ago apart from alzeihmers was as fit as a fiddle use...
Hidden in British Lung Foundation 3 years agoPOPULAR
I have been sitting on this since Monday but have decided to share it with you because I am still so angry and upset. Some of you know that ...
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