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?
Hello, In November after visiting gym I ve got stuffed and 100% plugged nose, later developed chest caugh, pain, tiredness, thought I might have had pneumonia.. Took a lot of rest, lung teas, herbal tinctures, veget. and fruit juices etc. Lung Xray was OK. 2 weeks of antibiotics didn t clear it up. Up to now having smelly yellowish mucus coming out of my Bronchi s. Much worse after any kind of small walk, excercise. I am very concerned, it feels like infection in my chest that is not going away. Dr. ordered spirometry and metacholine tests, that suggested mild Asthma. Recommended cortison puffers only. I gave sample of yellow mucus - came out as inflamation only. What should I do next? So far I stayed off work last 3 months, taking care of myself, it seems getting slowly better until I go for a little walk when symptoms come back big time. What other test should be done to find out the real cause? I feel, that if it is not cleared, it will be getting worse over time. I used to do a lot of sports here as well as in Europe since childhood, until 3.5 months ago, and I am very worried about the future of this medical issue. Thank You, Radka
Greetings sir............ a patient have undergone laparoscopic IPOM and after discharge he had complaints of constipation and he is a known case of asthma what advise is good for him and also he had complaints of cough while taking fruits kindly suggest me an advise..... thank u
My 8 year old daughter is undergoing tests to diagnose asthma. it is well controlled. She has been complaining of chest discomfort. It started very sporadically at first (once per month), but now more regular. It happens when she`s just doing quiet things. She points to either her left or right side, it varies, located just under the breast, more towards the outer chest wall. She describes a pounding sensation and `swirling`....that`s her description. It doesn`t affect her breathing. Is it asthma related, or medication.....she`s on flovent and singulair. Thanks.
Hi im a 25 year old female in the military. I have been ill since the winter with a cough and cold that i couldnt shake. I got rid of the cold but was diagnosed with Acute Tracheitus and put in Steroids and a Ventolin inaler. I returned to work and finished my steroids and thought that I was ok. I went for a run and collapsed and lost consciousness. I was brought to hospital and they tested me for everything. They thought there was something wrong with my heart so they done an ECG, an echo and blood tests. They also attached me to a heart monitor. The xrays showed my lungs to be over inflated so they sent me home with paracetemol and an appointment to have a lung function test. I hadnt heard anything from my consultant in regards to my results so I called her office until I got a response from her. She told me that my lung function test was completley normal and that there was no evidence of any Asthma, that I am perfectly fine that I should return to work. I explained to her that I was feeling quite tired and lethargic, as I was in hospital and that breatthing some days is hard, returning to work in such a physical envoirnment concerned me, as it did my Army doctor. She said she would send the results to him, and that I would recieve an appointment to see her in July as she had not recieved my heart monitor results yet. Why do I feel like there is being something over looked here? It feels like I was a major inconveinience to her for phoning and she made me feel like I was a hypochondriac? I dont like being out of work, im not a lazy person but I want to avoid, at all costs, anything that will put me back into how bad I fet the day I collapsed. Please help.
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...