... I have not had bronchitis in 9 years so I cannot remember. ... (1 replies)
... ber. You sound like you are coming around though, in another month it should be warmer and you might feel better. Since its been 9 years it might take a while to get your strength back. I would recommend good vitamins and hopefully you will do better. Good luck. ... (1 replies)
... I would suggest that you ask for a referral to a pulmonologist. It sounds like there is more than pneumonia going on, especially considering the weight loss. ... (5 replies)
... From a little research on the internet, I learned that the longer you go without treating it, the worse the recovery tends to be. This seems to have been true for me. My surgeon was Dr. ... (0 replies)
... Viruses can lay dormant in the body, but generally not the ones that cause pneumonia. You're in the clear there.
Don't worry....there are a lot of other drug classes besides sulpha and penicillin that can help out your pneumonia if you get it again (hopefully you don't!) (18 replies)
... A year ago I got sick, coughing, tight chest, fatigue, chills, fever, blah blah blah...Went to doctor, was told that I had bronchitis, was given 5 day "bomb" penicillin, didn't work. Then had 7 days of another form of penicillin, didn't work. ... (18 replies)
... I just wanted to say I'm going through my own Bronchitis recovery and I know how frustrating it is to not feel like you are back to normal. On top of that the additional fears of worrying if there are underlying problems. I too worry about something more ominous on the horizon. ... (7 replies)