Pirfenidone

What is Pirfenidone?

It is a novel antifibrotic agent that has been demonstrated to slow disease progression in patients with IPF.

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I am 75 years old, and diagnosed with IPF 1 1/2 years ago. I get along pretty well and use supplemental O2 when exerting. I am taking perfenidone,...

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Side effect of Pirfenidone, consult your doctor.

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I am taking Esbriet (pirfenidone) for IPF.
Have a mild UTI. I understand that Cipro should not be taken. What alternate antibiotic is...

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See description please

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sir,
may I know for what aztor 10mg,ecospririn,perfinex
,ivabid,medrol is used??

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Please find medicine uses given below

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I am 75 years old, and diagnosed with IPF 1 1/2 years ago. I get along pretty well and use supplemental O2 when exerting. I am taking perfenidone,...

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sir, may I know for what aztor 10mg,ecospririn,perfinex ,ivabid, medrol is used??

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I am taking Esbriet ( pirfenidone ) for IPF. Have a mild UTI. I understand that Cipro should not be taken. What alternate antibiotic is recommended?

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Hi, My father (63 years old) has been diagnosed of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF). He is currently in supplemental Oxygen and has been taking...

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