... 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)
... 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)
... Please tell me it will end! I don't see my doc for another week and it's driving me crazy. ... (3 replies)
... that can make you cough it all up anyway then it opens up your lungs which can make the cough deeper. Have you used tessalon perles? ... (15 replies)
... That's what I would think also..I know it takes missing only one dose to cough and get short of breath. And ten days? ... (12 replies)
... but...gee...what if the prednisone doesn't make it any better than this....could there be any other condition? ... (5 replies)
... Hi Everyone, I have found this Message Board in my desperate attempt to learn what I can about what I have been going through, and it has already helped me to know there are others very unhappy with Prednisone too. ... (6 replies)
... My Neurologist was concerned about the high ACE and sent me back to my Pulmonologist. He said Sarc is a possibility but that the steroids would be worse for me now. ... (37 replies)