when i was having severe asthama, they gave nebulization, oxygen and even deriphylline injection. but nothing helped me. finally they gave me Betnesol injection then i started getting better. yes steroids are life saving medications
NOW A DAYS PERSON FROM EVERY CLASS AFRAID BY HEARING NAME OF STEROID EVEN THOUGHT DONOT KNOW ANY THING ABOUT STEROID .
TRUTH IS THAT STEROID IS LIFE SAVING DRUG , USE IT ACCORDING TO DOCTOR ADVISE.
IN CASE OF BRONCHIAL ASTHMA , INHALE STEROID HAVE LONG TERM REMMISSION EFFECTS WITHOUT SYSTEMIC DAMAGE.
I have been using steroid scalp application for my psoriasis for many years by now and this is the only medication that seems to be working on my condition. I only apply it when redness and itchiness occur. I have learned lately that using this type of medication which contains steroids may have serious side effects such as the effect on normal production of steroids in the body. What would that exactly mean? What are the symptoms in such cases? Does it have anything to do with metabolism or overweight issues?
Sir, I want to discuss about my medical history and your advice to overcome my illness. I am currently living in ghaziabad and IT professional. History & Symptoms: My age is 31 years and I was diagnosed a patience of Arthritis and polymyositis in May, 2006. Initial symptoms were pain in my nuckles and in knees. Then I had continous fever and even after consuming crocin regularly, no change reflects in the condition. I was admitted in the hospital. They have taken the the blood samples for blood culture to diagnose TB, HIV, Urine infection. But everything was normal except EST, CPK, SGOT ang SGPT, Rest of the blood report was normal. ESR was 30 positive, CPK was around 2400. Treatment: Because the condition does not improve, doctor start giving me steroids(predniscelone) 80 mg on the first and it kept on decreasing. But during this period I had relapses and the dose was increased again. In between I also consulted in PGI,Chandigarh. The doctor advised me methotraxate once in a week. But there was not much improvement in the condition. Though after consuming the steriods it has helped me alot to live near to normal life. I am now married from 3 years but I feel due to intake of regular steriods in hast affect my fertility. I am now pateint of dysfunctional errection. My current intake of steriod( Defcort is 2.5 Mg). Just now a month ago I have taking Neurobin forte daily. And I am feeling a lot better. I think there is a improvement in my ereection also. I want to meet to discuss further. I want to give up the steriods because now I am suffering from cataryct in my both eyes. I am usin antiglare sunglasses because I am not able to see in the sunlight. Kindly advice me how to proceed further to give up the steriod. Looking forward.
i have lumps by both my ears right above my jaw line. I take asthma medicine with steroid each day. My pharmacist said it is probably due to the steroid and there is a name for it but I can,t remember it. Once I stop taking the asthma medicine during a 2 year period it went away, but to be able to have quality of life I have to take every day (Its happened with Advair and Symbycort) Just using the nebulizer does not help enough with my breathing, is there another daily medicine without steroids you could recommend so I can speak to my primary care doctor about?
Good Morning, I am 71 years of age and have been taking Alendronic & calichew tablets for a approx. 4 years. I have developed little white spots all over my face. Is this due to the calcium intake? I also use a becotide inhaler morning and evening.
Sir' I'm a 58 yrs. old man having 5'4" and 63kgs. I would like to donate my kidney and liver. So far, by HIS grace, I'm healthy. No sugar, no pressure. Only complaint is that I'm a chronic allergic for cold. I'll take inhaler for Asthma maximum once in a month. Am i eligible for that. If so how long to recover to lead a normal life? Is both can be done at a stretch? Is my age is a hindrance for the receiver? Kindly answer me. Thank You
My husband is 49, 6'4", very healthy-fit. He has been having lung restriction and unusual heart beat feelings. The heart doctor has found an occassional extra heart beat that he is not worried about. The lung doctor has tested his lungs for asthma and says his lungs look great. He quickly runs out of breath doing fairly light exercise, like steps. This is VERY unusual. However, when he does the treadmill at the doctor, he seems to do well. Also, he is experiencing small bruises on his eyelids that come and go, carpal tunnel, and erectile dysfunction. Any connections? The doctors are still testing, but hoping you can provide some insight.
my husband had a big operation on his ear 16 years ago he has had angina for 6 years just found out that he has had c o p d over the last 2 or 3 yeas and for the last few months his right nostril has been bleeding he has astma and it was his right ear aswell
Hi Doctor, My wife seems to be have mumps , her right cheek is swolen and she has pain. She wanted to take Ibuprofen , however the medicine instructions states check with your doctor if you have asthma . do you have any other pain reliever or pain...
Good Morning, I am caregiver for my Father who is 95. He has asthma , COPD, just had a stent inserted in his right aortic valve and is due to have a valve replacemt next week. Last thursday he started feeling ill, cough , clight fever, took him to...
Hello Doctor, Need your expert advice here,request you to please guide me on this and let me know the further process Medical history 1. Bronchitis asthma 2. Thalassemia Minor 3. Severe Iron deficiency anemia 4. Shoulder pain , muscle pain in...