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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

What causes fever along with bronchitis, pneumonia and throat infection?

I've been running fever for 21 days between 99-100.2 I had Bronchitis then Pneumonia and now ... a temp of 99-100.2 Not sure why the fever persists after being on 4 antibiotics, steroids, inhalers ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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? ...
 

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 ...
 

Suggest treatment for micro plasma and walking pneumonia

for walking pneumonia, she was on antibiotics twice, and back to the clinic for chest x-ray today, he told she has micro plasma and walking pneumonia, which she got from her 8 year old, who had it a month ago. She ...
 

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 ...
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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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