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Steroid injections for pneumonia

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Baby is having pneumonia. Prescribed levolin inhaler. Does this contain steroids?

I have 10 month old son who had got cough n cold a few days back. The MD detected as pneumonia 1st .... Whether it has steroid content or not I don't know. Please suggest. ...
 

What causes chest pain when suffering from severe pneumonia with asthma?

I am a 31 year old single female known for asthma on treatment, recently discharged fron hospital, 2 weeks back, due to severe exacerbation and pneomonia requiring IV antobiotics and steroid trstment ...
 

Took antibiotic for influenza and pneumonia. Feeling fatigue and lung soreness. Any cure?

i had influenza and pneumonia a few weeks ago and am still feeling the effects. I am 41, healthy ... the right thing? I should add that before I became ill with influenza/pneumonia the end of December, I had ...
 

What causes increased sugar levels when suffering from pneumonia?

... it might be pneumonia ... but still not clear we are waiting for x-ray reports.. her ECG is varied ... on antibiotics and some injection.. we have not received the prescriptions.. yet.. Doctor we are really feeling ...
 

What causes redness and swelling on arm after taking meningitis pneumonia shot?

Hi I'm getting ready for a distal pancreatomy and I had to receive a meningitis pneumonia and flu ... it was because the nurse who gave me the injection hadn't pulled out the needle correctly. Also, I was wondering ...
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Taking inhaled steroid for asthma. Due to chlamydia pneumoniae infection?

requiring treatment with an inhaled steroid. What is the likelihood we all contracted a Chlamydia Pneumoniae ...
 

Are steroids sufficient to treat chest infection, pneumonia and asthma with disorientation?

Pneumonia and was admitted to Leeds GI for a week. In 2008 I seperated from my wife and moved into a small ... is at a loss, I only get amoxicillen and steroids (the latter are bad for me long term). All I do is go ...
 

Cold on top of pneumonia after finishing antibiotic and steroid treatment

I ve had pneumonia for 3 weeks now. I ve finished a 10 day antibiotic treatment and a steroid treatment. However I got a cold on top of the pneumonia and now I m feeling worse. The doctor said just ...
 

Can Pneumonia be absolutely cured with antibiotics ?

and seeing my heart X ray and count my doctor says that its starting of pneumonia and to reduce the blood count doctor prescribed antibiotic injection for 5 days.Sir i have completed the course,now my blood ...
 

Been treated for pneumonia, had bronchiolitis, ear infection, labored breathing, cough. On omnicef. Sounds like?

him to the ER. At the ER he received another albuterol treatment with an injection of a steroid ...My 11 month old has just been treated for pneumonia we have just brought him home from the ER ...
 

What could be the treatment for pneumonia with high heart rate?

Dad just had the worst pneumonia docs have seen in a while, treated at VA in Buffalo, after 6 different antibiotics, steroids finally brought him around. Now his heart rate is high and they are doing ...
 

Pneumonia. Using inhaler, taken steroids and antibiotics. Dizziness, weakness and lightheadedness. Cause of concern?

hello, i went to the hospital on sunday and was told i had pneumonia warning , i took the steroids and antibiotic , and have been using the inhailer. i have been bed rested for the last three days and i felt well ...
 

Small child, productive cough, diarrhea with mucus. On steroids for pneumonia. Treatment?

Our son had pneumonia last week and was put on antibiotic, steroid & breathing treatments. He is still having productive coughing fits however doesn t know how to spit it out yet at 2.5 yrs old ...
 

Diagnosed with pneumonia, taken steroids, feel extremely dizzy and tired. Is it a normal recovery?

I was diagnosed with pneumonia 2 weeks ago. I went on antibiotics and steroids which I finished ... coughed up so i do not know particular bacteria that caused pneumonia, with these symptoms still lingering ...
 

Diagnosed with possible walking pneumonia, sinus infection. Given steroid shot. Worry?

My girlfriend was just diagnosed with possible Walking Pneumonia and a Sinus Infection . She has ... that she seems to always get when she has a cold. They gave her a steroid shot and a z-pack with a refill ...
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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
 
My 12 year old son was diagnosed with double sided pneumonia and bronchitis. our house doctor put him on some strong antibiothics which has a side effect of tum
Hello, Thanks for the query to H.C.M. Forum. Pneumonia usually develops due to different type of pathogens ( bacteria or virus ) , so treatment is necessary and without antibiotics it is not possible. If pain or stomach distress there than consult your treating doctor and request him for injection of antibiotics. Injections will not hurt stomach . Good luck. Dr. HET
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