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?
sneezing , sore throat , and fluctuating fever since 2 days extreme head and body ache age: 54 yrs wt: 59 kg have a history of asthma since 10 yrs drug induced diabetic since one year lab reports demote increase in neutrophils and decrease in lymphocytes rest urine and blood normal malarial parasite in blood negative
i am A 23 yr old female. i have had a hoarse voice for over a month now (not so significantly hoarse that its hard to hear me, but enough that my range is affected and i sound different and feel hoarse) i have had a few other symptoms which may or may not be unrelated... I was increasingly tired for about 6 weeks but that seems to have passed. I feel no post nasal drip, and i do not feel as if this is an asthma related hoarseness, i also do not feel any reflux. what could it be?
Im a 52 y/o female who had gained 25 lbs. last yr. when i moved up north and had to go back on my Asthma meds. I am an R.N. and personal trainer who exercises 6-7 days a week and eats healthy wt 128-133 lbs. @ 5 6. My father was thin and an athlete as well yet his Cholesterol/ Triglycerides were high. He also had insulin dependent diabetes. Almost all family died of Heart Attacks with another cousin with STROKE @ 46. My mother recently lost 55 lbs. and is now off her meds w/exception of Glucophage. My Dr. wants to put me on Statins as my T Chol=262 LDL=167 HDL=76 Trig=93. I realize that im menopausal. What are the benefits of HRT s and/or other options as i am reluctant to add another medication and in fact am off almost all meds except my Singular.
Hi. I am 33. I ve astham, samters triad, overactive thyroid and ibs at present. Last year my thyroid was underactive and in November last year became borderline which led to overactive.Also have had migraines. Also had a hysterosocopy, coloscops, endoscopy done in last 2 years. Had ananphalytic shock once and asthma attack once. I also had a flare up just before last christmas. Have had palpitations up and down also. Suffer from high blood pressure and told i m too young for blood pressure tablets. I m 5 ft 5 and wegh 10 stone.Can you calculate my life expectancy please?
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...