... heavy yard work, running, brisk walking, etc. Taking Xopenex as preventative. I've used it several times and each time noticed a huge difference. Typically after exercising for 5 or 10 minutes I'll start to cough. ... (2 replies)
... old. So the mold is gone for the most part and im not super sick but i have the worst chest pains. they just told me it was from coughing and gave me some liquid cough medicine which was like water and did nothing. ... (0 replies)
... I'm beginning to see that sounds exactly like my 5 yr old. I very rarely hear her wheeze. She's having trouble with it right now. I thought she was going to cough up a lung last night. The breathing treatment with Xopenex and Atrovent definately helped but as always it wears off and she goes back to hacking and coughing. ... (9 replies)
... The pulmicort and flovent isn't going to stop the coughing. It's going to take Albuterol or Xopenex to help with that. ... (9 replies)
... Oh, also make whoever his doctor is switch him to xopenex right away. It is much easier on the heart that albuterol. ... (5 replies)
... Neither Xop. nor alb. are cough medicines. ... (1 replies)
... What is everyone's experience with xopenex for coughing? ... (1 replies)
... Anyone familiar with cough variant asthma? ... (2 replies)
... Well guys, I've officially been diagnosed with asthma.
I've had a chronic cough since mid-late September, and have had bronchitis and a couple of colds since then (fun...and yes, the cough developed before I got sick, weird as that is)...
So today I went to the doctor...a real one, not just the PA (Physician Assistant) at my school's health center. She took my pulse ox... (15 replies)
... hat's how I found your post because nobody seems to know exactly how to make it go away. I use to get it so bad that I felt congested in my chest and in order to cough the stuff up which is not easy, I had to huff the crap up. The mucas is clear which the Dr. tells me is good. Sometimes the phlegm is yellow. ... (7 replies)
... bronchitis from our urgent care doctor. Was given antibiotics, prednisone, albuterol inhaler and cough meds at that time. ... (4 replies)
... Yes i was told he should grow out of it, but the last year in a half have been very tuff. Im going to look for more information on xopenex as well , I remember someone telling me it cant slow down the growth.Which is what makes me not want to keep giving him all this medicines. ... (15 replies)
... Hello everyone - I'm new to this site and in desperate need of any advice anyone can give me.
I'm a 29yr old female with no prior history of asthma except for the occasional wheezing/coughing after running in the cold. Even during those previous episodes I never felt wheezy during the workout and never felt short of breath (beyond the usual heavy exercise breathing)... (7 replies)
... I am a 40 y/o who when I get sick never gets a chest cold...always stays in my throat or mostly in my sinuses. A few weeks ago I had a nasty 7 day virus in which I had a VERY sore throat and low grade fever. Went to the Dr and lungs were clear. About 10 days later I was taking a deep breath to clear my throat and at the very end of the inspiration it sounded as though my... (3 replies)
... I move air, but not enough, it's just normal breathe sounds, but less air. I also cough a LOT. Sometimes I cough so much that that makes it even harder to catch my breathe. Some docs have failed to pick up on anything wrong, and suggest it's an anxiety thing. ... (5 replies)
... Sadly, I can relate. My son, who is now 5, was diagnosed with asthma when he was around 9 months old. Started the same way. He caught a cold and the cough just wouldn't go away. We're still in the same boat. Every winter when he catches a cold his asthma shoots off the charts. ... (3 replies)
... If you really struggle with the side effects, your doctor may be able to prescribe Xopenex which is similar to Ventolin, but has fewer side effects for many people. . ... (4 replies)
... I sometimes cough after taking Ventolin. It's a different sort of cough for me though. ... (2 replies)
... I get chest tightness all the time and your right it does feel like breathing through a filter. But I dont cough up to much stuff till after I use my rescue inhaler. My O2 stats are also usually good. ... (16 replies)
... feels like I'm breathing through a filter. Sometimes the docs hear me wheezing...last time she said I sounded restricted when I exhaled...and I cough up a lot of stuff when my breathing is bad. ... (16 replies)