Will Bronchiectasis Get Worse without Treatment ?
Hello Since early 2015, I have been diagonised with Bronchiectasis....
Doxycline for lung infection
Hi all I have been dxd with brochiectatis this is my 3rd lot of doxycycline as everytime I do a sputum sample comes back with infection still...
Just finished steroids and doxycycline for yet another exacerbation .. Only this time I’ve been left with “ take a deep breath in ” every 5 m...
Flu jab & getting ready for winter
It's a dream I guess that we all share and I will not stop doing my bit to help raise awareness and funds for the BLF until that's the case....
Myelofibrosis - changing dose of rux and epo helps the fatigue
Hi I thought it was time I wrote an update post, as well as replying to others. The good news is that I’d discovered that changing my dose of...
Amoxicilliin and Prednisolone I've used for many a year. Making sure they rescue me And the chest infections clear But recently Amoxicilliin,...
Haemophilus influenzae immunity-or lack of!
Hi all, First the rant. If I hadn’t burst into tears of frustration and exhaustion when I saw the consultant 3 weeks ago I would have been fo...
Rituximab causing wheezing catahhr and wet cough?
( I have had Enbrel and Humira anti TNFs and Sulpha and Leflunomide....
I have asthma and Bronchiectasis and have been fighting lung infections with antibiotics since last August. I’m allergic to amoxicillin and n...
New lung buddies: Staph and Pseudomonas
I had my sweat test today and got my sputum sample results back. They showed 2+ Staphylococcus aureus, and 2+ Pseudomonas aeruginosa 😭 thank...
Doxycycline and sunburn
Hi. I have only been on doxycycline for 2 days and feeling ok....
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They said pelvic infection which is synonymous with Pelvic Inflammatory Disease and I just want to know, is it a disease?...
Has anyone had these, is there anything I should be aware of whilst taking them. I’m on 2 tablets today and 1 tablet every day for 2weeks...
Two more points of information for those of you either taking it or thinking about taking doxycycline 1 ). It is also used for rheumatoid art...
2 days ago I had a Asthma test with the nurse, she said I have copd!...
I am currently quite ill with a flare up ( I have Bronchiectasis ) and am on double dose of Doxycycline....
H All Just had my result from my lung consultant about my phlegm sample I had to supply so again I have Haemophilus influenzae it had cleared...
Never ending chest infection
I go from one CI to the next, afraid to venture outside in case it starts another. I was admitted to hospital for 3 days 5weeks ago given ste...
Doxycycline & Vitamin C Treatment for Advanced Prostate Cancer
Hi I am a recent diagnosed prostate cancer patient. On 27.10.17 I have a right ureter blockage surgery and has a stent implanted....
Hi I have bronchiectasis and have always been given doxycycline or amoxicillin for chest infections....
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