... but then my breathing starts to slide quickly downhill again. I'm off to Stanford this Friday to see if I can get some White Tower medicine, and will ask about this along with my other questions. ... (3 replies)
... Hi I hope someone can answer me. a month and a half ago i caught a very bad flu which caused my asthma to flare up. i took cough syrups with salbutamol because that's what i usually do when i catch a flu and my asthma flares up. ... (4 replies)
... I'm on 20 and it's not working. tho the first time i took it , it worked. ... (4 replies)
... Prednisone will take a toll on your body, everybody reacts differently from it. I personally get tired and my hips bother me and sleeping is a problem. When my asthma gets bad I take 60mg of Prednisone a day for a week and taper down 10mg every 7 days until I get to 10mg. ... (4 replies)
... I'm not sure if we have that here in the philippines. Btwmy doctor got me started on prednisone again. For five days and today's the last. And i feel so bad my whole chest and back area is so tired like i'm wearing a backpack a heavy backpack. ... (4 replies)
... O.k. so 6 months ago I got a respritory infection that ended up having me coughing for 7 weeks. Doctor put me on the usual antibiotic, prednisone, and cough syrup. It went away for 3 weeks and then every night I started wheezing and coughing. Went back to dr. and was told I have asthma. ... (4 replies)
... a year ago I caught the worst bout of bronchitis. It didn't bother me too much apart from leaving me with a cough and slight wheeze for months after. It never went away. So after 4 months I went back to the doctor and he told me to just take 5 days of antibiotics. ... (2 replies)
... Hello Frogerina. I was diagnosed with asthma at the end of September by my family physician and an ER Dr. The ER doctor said that I was having severe bronchial spasms. He said that bronchial spasms is just another way to say asthma. ... (4 replies)
... I was diagnosed with bronchitis back in early September and treated with prednisone and Ventolin. This cough just wouldn't go away, and I kept thinking it was related to ragweed allergies, so I tried to wait it out. ... (6 replies)
... My asthma is pretty mild and not an issue most of the year. ... (6 replies)
... day course of prednisone and it generally clears up. ... (0 replies)
... I HEAR YOU!! i have bronchitis and asthma at the moment and was put on Prednisone and im only on day 4 and am going crazy. I am bouncing off the walls all the time and can only sleep if i take my cough medicine. ... (7 replies)
... l and was on oxygen for a few months i was in and out of er doctor gave me singular and asmanex inhaler and i havent had a attack since, untill my copd got worse and the doctor precribed a foradil inhaler since then i have had a few attacks a couple of them was bad i think the foradil inhaler is causing this. ... (23 replies)
... I've been in emerg twice since this weekend... Saturday night and yesterday evening. Saturday I was having a lot of difficulty breathing and OD'd on all my puffers trying to get it to stop. ... (1 replies)
... Ok so I was diagnosed with asthma at age 20 and I am 26 now. I have never had any really severe problems other than a chronic cough. I have been to the ER once in those 6 yrs until recently. ... (23 replies)
... I am a 27 year old female. I have had asthma since I was a kid but it suddenly stopped at age 12. The asthma recently returned and I was really shocked because I believed I was not going to ever have this problem again. I have had a cough that won't go away for about a month or so. ... (9 replies)
... Hello All!
I developed bronchitis on Sunday - I was placed on Z-Pack, Musinex syrup Q4 hours, Ventolin HFA Q6 hours. Although many of my physical symptoms have gotten better - including my cough, my chest is VERY TIGHT - so the Dr. prescribed me Oral Prednisone.
I have never taken Oral Prednisone and am afraid - can someone please tell me what to expect?
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... pack, prednisone and a nebulizer. ... (5 replies)
... Been there done that.. and everything everyone else has listed. I am steroid resistant so all the prednisone and inhalers in the world don't do a thing.. My pulmonologist now refers to my cough as just my winter breathing.. ... (8 replies)
... I usually end up going to the doctor for all of my colds. Sometimes I get prednisone. Last time it turned out I had bronchitis and I got antibiotics and cough medicine. But yeah, getting a cold with asthma is horrible. ... (12 replies)