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Suggest treatment for bronchitis with COPD

I don't cough when I laydown. Only when I am sitting up in my chair. I can feel it gurgle in my chest? Thanks for your time, XXXXXXX ..
 

Is airway obstruction a symptom of COPD?

before these test - Acute Exacerbation of COPD since I have a smoking history. Later after 3 months ... doctors are ruling out COPD. I am in a fix what exact is the issue with my health and whether current ...
 

Suggest treatment for COPD

Hi, my husband is 88 and was hospitalized in Nov as he was coughing up blood. He had aprox. 8 oz of fluid between his lung and lung sac. Within 1 day his body absorbed the fluid. He was on indomethacin 50 mg for gout after getting an expired...
 

What is the cause and treatment for COPD?

My friend was diagnosed w emphasma n COPD 4-5 years ago. Was a smoker at 16 n quit 4 yrs ago, he is 71 yrs of age In Aug. his left lung has a dark spot at the bottom, has never changed. Used to work ...
 

Suggest treatment for COPD symptoms

Looking for over the counter medication for copd symptoms. Any solutions. Thank you ...
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Diagnosed with COPD

as to why this is happening? She has been diagnosed with COPD (related to smoking) and was not on any oxygen ...
 

Copd/asthma during pregnancy. What are the possible complications that may come with pregnancy ?

hi i am a 38 yr old woman with asthma possible copd i just found out i am 8wks pregnant . I had ... are the possible complications that may come with my pregnancy? ...
 

Have quit smoking. Rumbling stomach, nausea, cravings. Do not want COPD

month craving -free break for pregnancy in 2004-2005), I am a 40 year old who is 4 days into a complete ... with the family coming in Autumn, and my stress levels are sky high. I dont want COPD or more terrible breathing ...
 

Having Oxgan for COPD. Brother died of COPD

my brother have copd an now he is on oxgan he was in the hospital last week for a week ... older brother die 5 years ago with copd and from my brother going on oxgan he started going down he live ...
 

COPD progression in smoking

Hi, I am a 36yr. old female, and I was just diagnosed with COPD. I still smoke, and I was wondering how quickly will my COPD progress if I continue to smoke? I smoke about a pack a day. ...
 

Suggest treatment for COPD

yes I know a person who has been on a breathing machine 14 times in less than a year. He has severe copd. He has been using a cpap at night but they are going to put him on a bipap. Will this help him ...
 

Suggest treatment for chronic COPD

I have used Spiriva twice for conflicting diagnoses of chronic asthma or COPD. Oral Prednisone did not work for me and neither did Spiriva. I take Ventolin Prn and Symbicort BD and my peak flow is never ...
 

Suggest treatment for COPD

I am a paramedic and we are discussing the advantages of Solu-medrol use in emergency situations for COPD exacerbation. Is there a definitive advantage to giving this medication on scene or en route ...
 

Suggest treatment for asthma and COPD

Yes I am being treated for an URI. I have Asthma and COPD. i had double Pnuemonia a year ago and was intubated and almost died. I am having severe pain around my lower ribs into my back and can hardly take ...
 

What does copd means ?

does copd mean you have congestive heart failurer someone says yes some say no and others say its 2 different things whats the real answer ...
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is mild copd fatal
Hi, No mild COPD is not fatal, but if you don't take care and keeps on smoking it will lead to some more breathing issues. Thanks. Hope it helps. Dr.JAY PATEL.
 
Can A fib be misdiagnosed as COPD?
Hello! No,because they are 2 different disease with very distinct symptoms and signs. Atrial fibrillation causes specific changes in ECG ,and ECG is normal in COPD. The diagnosis of COPD is established by pulmonary function tests (spirometry). So there is no way to misdiagnose Afib as COPD. Regards!
 
Why would my dr order a chest xray because i had a low voltage on my ekg
To look for emphysema or COPD.
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