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Steroid injections for pneumonia

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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 ...
 

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 ...
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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 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 ...
 

Can pneumonia cause any heart problem ?

-ray today and told me I have walking pneumonia. Prescribed antibodics and steroids. Also wants a cat scan of the lungs tomorrow. Can this type of pneumonia cause any heart problems? ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

Did taking steroids for asthma symptoms led to pneumonia?

of steroids in a short period of time. Briefly felt better but on friday, felt like hell and was dx with pneumonia in base of upper lt. lobe. Did the asteroids put me at risk? ...
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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
 
Dear doctor my 8 month old son. Coughing and cold and fever.taken to hospital for treatment using neubalizer and injections but not letting away,Since 10 days.
HI,it could be pneumonia,consult chest physician,start antibiotics
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