... I got the flu, passed that, then it become Bronchitis. I believe I am over that as well, but as I am a asthma patient I always sit with a bit of asthma and coughing afterwards for quite a while. I don't get fever etc anymore so I suppose the inflammation is gone.
What is the best cough medicine with a brongilator function to speed up my healing process? I suppose the medicine... (2 replies)
... This year I have had bronchitis 3 times this last time turned to pneumonia. Started mid September and I am still dealing with it. ... (0 replies)
... Good advice, thanks.
I have a inhaler prescribed by my doctor that manages my asthma. I have asthma from birth. I just thought there might be something good enough over the counter. Don't want to go to a doctor just for cough syrup;) (2 replies)
... Over the counter cough syrups aren't very strong, and they're not particularly helpful to most asthmatics. If you see your doctor, he can give you a prescription for something much more effective. If I start coughing it'll turn into an asthma attack pretty quickly so I make sure I always have some prescription cough pills in the house in case I need them. (2 replies)
... Not being able to cough up mucus in the lungs won't make you die, but it could make you more prone to pneumonia, which can be serious in people your age with respiratory issues. I would be sure you have had a pneumonia vaccine to protect you. It will also lessen the frequency of bronchitis. There are ways to promote clearing the mucus, like thinning it with guaifenisin, a... (1 replies)
... The bronchitis is probably the cause of your O2 sat being lower. ... (1 replies)
... Hi my oxygen level is 92 is this bad, 6 months ago i had the flu now i have bronchitis will my oxygen go back to normal (1 replies)
I'm 41 year old male, no health problems, don't smoke, etc.
Since Thursday/Friday, I've been feeling really crummy...and all my symptoms point to acute bronchitis. I've had phlegm with coughing (phlegm colour: yellow), a bit of a rattle in my chest when breathing, slight shortness of breath, achyness, fatigue, headache, possibly mild fever. I'm not sneezing, no... (0 replies)
... I've had a cough for about 3 weeks, so I decided to go to the student health center today to get it checked out. I got the cough when my housemates were sick, then I got a cold which I guess turned into bronchitis :( I've been coughing a ton, have had chest tightness and general fatigue. The PA (Physician Assistant) is also pretty sure that I have asthma as well. Ugh. She... (2 replies)
... I had a bout of bronchitis about 6 months ago. I was cured in about 3 weeks. ... (0 replies)
... But for the past one month i have been suffering from bronchitis and main problem is shortness of breath with no cough and mucus.I had 3 rounds of antibiotics which cured temporarily. ... (0 replies)
... No.no cold. What you are referring to Is acute bronchitis. It shows up increase scans as an allergic reaction and inflamed passageways. However, this is a chronic case ( the bronchus is permanently thickened ). That is what has me confused. Typically, this happens to smokers - and is accompanied by a cough. Mine is non smoker, no cough - yet thickened bronchus indicating... (2 replies)
... I had a sudden onset of breathing difficulty - mainly difficulty exhaling. No cough. Tests ( CT Scan) showed mild chronic bronchitis. I'm confused - how can something chronic come as a sudden onset? How come there's no cough - just a thickening of the bronchus? I'm a non smoker (2 replies)
... Hello, I'm new to these boards. I apologize if this has been addressed before. Over the last 2 months, I've been dealing with what my asthma specialist thinks may be atypical bronchitis. The symptoms are a non-productive cough and chest tightness. I'm currently on clarithromycin (for almost 30 days now) and he switched me to a new asthma inhaler Symbicort. I was... (0 replies)
... pk a day for 30 yrs...My ct scan showed hyperinflation of lungs... which my dr says is chronic bronchitis... I would get bronchitis when I got a cold with a productive cough.. ... (0 replies)
... I was diagnosed with acute bronchitis a little over two weeks ago when I went to the doc. My doc listened to my chest and said he heard wheezing and the start of bronchitis. ... (4 replies)
... I have had the same problem. Finished with Z-Pack on Monday and here it is Friday, still coughing and not breathing exactly at 100%. I've been sick for almost two weeks and it's getting very tiresome. Usually bronchitis/cold/flu doesn't last this long for me, but I have heard that it's been a slow recovery process with this year's viral/bacterial season. If you are still... (1 replies)
... Pack and even though I am under the impression bronchitis is frequently caused by a virus, I took it anyway, finishing it TODAY. ... (1 replies)
... they put me on antibiotics and instructed me to use my nebulizer 3 times per day. I guess it did not come back. Anyway, why would they have diagnosed me with bronchitis when I did not have symptoms of bronchitis other than a tight chest which I didn't even notice? ... (0 replies)
... She thought we had caught the tail end of either a severe bout of bronchitis or walking pneumonia and wanted me to go ahead with the Bactrim. ... (0 replies)