Has anyone using steroid inhalers; or has taken at least 3 courses of steroids lasting a week each yearly; had a bone density test? What is i...
Nebulisers for COPD
Does anyone know if Nebulisers help with COPD suffering. I've had a bad chest infection for nearly 3 weeks & find coughing up Phlegm is a pro...
I’m hypo and one of my main symptoms is dry eyes for which I have been prescribed drops for many years now....
Under starters orders.
I had another phone call from the hospital today, to arrange another appointment, this coming Friday. It was only an appointments clerk so sh...
Lost sense of taste
I have Asthma, COPD and bronchiectasis as well as a hiatus hernia, Menieres Disease and an irregular heartbeat, so I'm on quite a few pills a...
Dementia Risk & Commen Inhaler
Additionally anticholinergics notably improve exercise tolerance in patients with COPD. Two commonly used anticholinergics in patients with C...
On another note..
Hi BFL friends, I told you I had LAM a couple of years ago.. I am stable presently....
Okay so I have really bad asthma and I currently have a cold that has aggravated my asthma....
Angiecbr has asked me to post this: Asthma inhaler use increases risk of hard-to-treat infections finds study.
Asthma inhalers can increase the risk of killer hard-to-treat infections, a new study has found. Older people who use steroid inhalers for as...
A need for bananas? Dietary potassium regulates calcification of arteries.
University of Alabama at Birmingham researchers have shown, for the first time, that reduced dietary potassium promotes elevated aortic stiff...
How meny times a day can the blue inhaler be used please and also how much are the blue inhalers to buy on average....
I arrived at lung sheffield today for breathing tests to be told you should have stopped your inhalers for seven days prior. Has anyone else ...
Inhalers / should I ?
So confused Anyone was put on those inhalers while with no symptoms and mild COPD FEV1 95% , FVC 118% , FEV1/FVC 68.6 Shall I get back on it...
Any advice appreciated
I was diagnosed with COPS 6 or 7 years ago, over the last maybe 6 months I have been having episodes where I am struggling to inhale. This st...
One of the inhalers I use for my COPD is Salbutamol. The last 3 that I have used sometimes does not give the spray when I suck in....
Help/advice needed re- nebulisers
I'm a 64 year old chronic asthmatic and have Bronchiectasis ( and diabetes )....
Hi I have had this cough now for no less than three years, it varies in severity but never leaves me. I am also breathless at times....
Intal Inhalers - available anywhere ?
Many years ago Intal standard inhaler worked great for me, but is now unavailable for a long time, any known places it can be purchased....
just being diagnosed copd
Where to begin, 49 years of age, hospitalised with chest pains over the weekend, thinking it was the old ticker on its way out. Never had a h...
Treating asthma or COPD with steroid inhaler increases the risk of hard-to-treat infections.
Older people who use steroid inhalers for asthma or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease ( COPD ) are more likely to suffer particular bacte...
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