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Steroid injections for pneumonia

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Will steroids help in recovery from pneumonia?

am getting over bad dose pneumonia , take seretide 100 been ill due to pollen inhalation , on antibiotics will steroids help ...
 

Suggest treatment for pneumonia

I was diagnosed with pneumonia 2 weeks ago - lower right lobe - and had a nebulizer treatment and steroid shot in my doctor's office. Then I started antibiotic and oral steroids. Yesterday I finished ...
 

What are the symptoms of pneumonia?

be concerned about pneumonia? Thanks for your help.Sorry, I just realized that auto correct changed my .... Steroids- both oral and inhalers might be needed for symptomatic relief. However the best treatment ...
 

Suggest treatment for chronic cough and pneumonia

with right middle lobe collapse and underwent a course of steroids and nebulization for a couple of months ... had come down to 80% and she got diagnosed with pneumonia leading to right middle lobe collapse again ...
 

What causes salty taste in mouth in a patient with pneumonia?

i have a salty taste in my mouth, I have had pneumonia twice over the last couple of years and recently my doctor has put me on an inhaler for bronchitis and a course of steroids ,i also have a bit ...
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Are Steroids recommended in case of Pneumonia?

MY 5 MONTH OLD SON HAS PNEUMONIA AND HIS DOCTOR GAVE HIM STEROIDS AND A BREATHING TREATMENT. ITS NOT WORKING, HE S STILL WHEEZING AND IS ACTING LIKE HE CAN T CATCH HIS BREATH. THE DOCTOR TOLD ME IF IT GETS ...
 

What causes chest pain and numbness in arm of a person with pneumonia?

a steroid and another antibiotic via injection. She is having chest pain and numbness in her left arm. ...Hello. GF is diagnosed with pneumonia mid-Jan. We went back to Dr this past Tuesday ...
 

Are ear infection and pneumonia contagious?

I was diagnosed with double ear infection and pneumonia on Friday. I started antibiotics and steroids on Friday. I continue to have a low grade fever and body aches. I would like to know how long am I ...
 

Suggest treatment for persistent pneumonia

My husband is in the hospital. He has had pneumonia for the third time. He used to be a smoker. He has been on oxygen for the last few months. He is now taking steroids & antibiotics again. He has had ...
 

Suggest treatment for pneumonia

with steroids and antibiotics. He is home again but still suffering from hot sweats . Is this normal and what ...
 

What is the best medicine for pneumonia?

I have been battling pneumonia for over a month. Just went to my M.D. today - again. He had me say ..., but I can t remember what! I have had 2 doses of Z pack, one 10 day stretch of Levaquin, steroids for 15 ...
 

Suggest treatment for severe pneumonia

Respected Sir, my father is diagnosed with severe pneumonia and was given injection Zeanam 500mg 4 times daily for 7 days and now still his total count is 28000. Doctors have prescribed injection magnex ...
 

Suggest treatment for pneumonia

My husband has a very bad cough,last year had pneumonia.He is81 years old.went to an urgent care ... daYs in a row an injection of ROCEPHIN They want him to go back to the clinic tomorrow for another ...
 

Suggest treatment for viral pneumonia

Hello Doctor, I have a question regarding viral pneumonia, my mother has been diagnosed with viral pneumonia and its been 12 days that she has been treated she was on ventilator for days in ICU and now shes ...
 

Suggest remedy for bronchitis and pneumonia in an elderly person

I am 62 years old - smoked for 30 years -,quit 19 years ago. For last two years have experienced bronchitis, pneumonia and low low oxygen levels - have been in hospital for 6 days on oxygen, steroids ...
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treatment of pneumonia of age 5month baby
Hello It depends on whether the pneumonia is viral or bacterial and on the severity of condition. A severe pneumonia should be admitted to hospital. Antibiotic oral or injectable is the treatment along with nebulisation n cough syrups. I hope this answers your query Plz hit thanks if satisfied.In detail you can ask me directly http://doctor.healthcaremagic.com/doctors/dr-pradeep-kumar/64036
 
wat is pneumonia ?
hi dear,welcome to healthcare magic... it is an inflammatory condition of the lung—affecting primarily the microscopic air sacs known as alveoli. It is usually caused by infection with viruses or bacteria and less commonly other microorganisms, certain drugs and other conditions such as autoimmune diseases. Typical symptoms include a cough, chest pain, fever, and difficulty breathing.
 
I was diagnosed with pneumonia last Wednesday. ive been on antibiotics and steroids. im having sharp stabbing pain in my back and chest. also stomach pains.
Please consult a near by medicine specialist as you are having lung infection, keep on continuing medicine. Thanks
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