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Suggest medicine to treat duchenne muscular dystrophy

i am 19 year old,weight some 65-70 kgs and suffering from duchenne muscular dystrophy.Two years back i got admitted to the hospital,from then on i am on BIPAP machine during night,when winter starts this cold does not leave me,but this time my phlegm is not coming out with any medicine,i am even using budecort 1mg inhalation through nebulization.please help.
Thu, 16 Apr 2020
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Hello,

You can try mucolytics like NAC(n-acetyl cysteine) after consulting a physician, which will help to make the sputum thin and easily cleared. Steam inhalation also be helpful.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr. Shinas Hussain
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Suggest medicine to treat duchenne muscular dystrophy

Hello, You can try mucolytics like NAC(n-acetyl cysteine) after consulting a physician, which will help to make the sputum thin and easily cleared. Steam inhalation also be helpful. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Take care Regards, Dr. Shinas Hussain