Ventolin and emphysema
So I just read a bunch of posts about this and it seems that most feel that ventolin is basically useless for treating emphysema. Doe anyone ...
Confessions of a severe asthmatic
so here goes my most recent - Last night my PF dropped to 30%, but I did nothing but treat with ventolin 🤫🤫🤫 Anyone else have any confessi...
The steady drift down...
Here we are, 4 weeks post discharge and the night symptoms are worsening and the peak flow is definitely on the way down! Time to whack up th...
I have emphysema/asthma and am on 3 inhalers, Spiriva Respimat, Symbicort and Ventolin. The Ventolin seems to help the most with my breathing...
Worry about long term side effects of Ventolin.
Until very recently I have been using Qvar and Ventolin to treat my Asthma. Lately my doctor has said my asthma has become more chronic becau...
I am going to be starting a new inhaler called Spiriva Respimat, 2.5mcg....
I would like to know why only 1 ventolin inhaler is prescribed at a time.. I find it more stressful to have to ring up dispensary to be told ...
Is there nothing my lungs won’t complain about?! 😒😅
Off for my AN appt at the hospital today. Finally got myself to a point where I think they’ll let me home again after, but a 10 o’clock appt ...
ASTHMA AND COPD
I have asthma and copd. I use ventolin and spiriva twice daily....
Haven’t needed them since my AF diagnosis in July, but now have my first winter cold. No wheezing yet - but wanted to ask others if Ventolin ...
Dr refusing Ventolin
I now have to see the Asthma nurse ( who doesn't know me ) in order to make sure I am taking my inhalers properly before he will consider wri...
I have emphysema but was treated for asthma. How can they tell if I have both or just emphysema.
I believe the reversibility test also works on copd so that wouldn't be a way....
Wondering what age people on here were when they were diagnosed with Asthma? Also, did anyone develop Asthma as a direct result from smoking
I’m just surprised, I thought you developed Asthma in childhood?...
Am considering trying this inhaler for going out socially. I'm fed up with my handbag being full of spacers and inhalers!...
Just to say I went to the Dr again yesterday. I’m waking up some mornings and have a job to take a deep enough breath for me to walk to the b...
diagnosed with 'possible' asthma
In October 2016 I had atelectasis, and was treated with ventolin as well as 2 courses of ABs....
New to Fostair ...
Needless to say, my asthma was badly controlled up to the early 1980s. I moved from home to a job, I had one of my usual asthma attacks and w...
Peak flow meter
Hi. I'm new to this....
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...
Exercise induced asthma?
His peak flow also doesn't reduce - around 300 ( although I've only tested this after a short period of exercise )....
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