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... Hi, I have bronchiectasis and was treated for MAC several years ago. I took Biaxin and Ethambutol for 18 months and I have been doing pretty good since then. ... (1 replies)
... for several different infections from bronchitis to pneumonia, I was finally diagnosed by a specialist with Post TB bronchiectasis pseudomonas infection. I an underwent a very intensive 10 day treatment of I.V. Ceftazidime and Gentamicin. ... (0 replies)
... When I was first diagnosed with bronchiectasis I had pseudomonas, MAC and aspergillus. The aspergillus was taken care of. I have been treated for MAC two different times. ... (6 replies)

... I have been fighting pseudomonas for 7 or eight years. I started with Cipro for treatment, but after a few years it didn't work anymore. ... (5 replies)
... I've had pseudomonas off and on for over 5 years. It was originally treated with Cipro, but my last infection they added an inhaled antibiotic, TOBI. ... (5 replies)
... I've got bronchiectasis, on LTOT, and been infected with Pseudomonas Aeruginosa for the past 2-1/2 years. IV antibiotics control it, but don't clear it. Recent X-ray shows possible cavitation. Anyone with similar problem? (5 replies)
Aug 27, 2012
... sk my lung doctor if the bacteria in the mucous that comes up out of my lungs at night be causing the erosion of my enamel on my teeth. Anyone else with MAC and bronchiectasis have this problem? ... (11 replies)
Jun 12, 2012
... I took Biaxin and Ethambutol for 18 mos. several yrs. ago. It got rid of most of the bacteria except the pseudomonas which I still have. Asked lung dr. yesterday if I still have MAC and he said he wasn't sure without growing out some more cultures. ... (11 replies)
... Yeah, that's how it was with me too. I was diagnosed with the MAC and bronchiectasis at the same time. ... (217 replies)
... Jazzy the name of that drug that my friend used for his pseudomonas is Tobramycin. He now uses it in his nebulizer. For the nebulizer it is specially compounded and they call it Tobi. ... (217 replies)
... ened. I have read that if you cough up a cup or more of blood to get yourself to the ER quick. Sometimes I see a few specks of blood but I guess it is from the bronchiectasis that I now have. ... (217 replies)
... r week or two. I'm with Grammy, I know my body better than the doctors, and I am sure that I do have a recurrence of the infection. I have been being treated for pseudomonas infection for over 2 months and I still feel sick! I sweat so much at night it's unbelievable! ... (217 replies)
... I was diagnosed with bronchiectasis and MAC about 7 years ago following a bronchoscophy. At the same time I was also diagnosed with Aspergillosis and pseudomonas. ... (45 replies)
... would help it any. Yes, I have bronchiectasis and my mom had it also. They think that might be why I got MAC. Don't know if I'm in remission or not. ... (169 replies)
... in the first quarter of 2003. I took them for about a year and a half. My CT scans during that time did not show hardly any of the MAC or bronchiectasis or didn't show any progression. Since I have gotten off them it is progressing more each time I have one done. ... (237 replies)
... ing like a half a cup of blood before the doctors will consider it an emergency and decide whether to operate or not operate. The last bronchoscopy I had showed pseudomonas and none of the other bacteria. Pseudomonas is a hard one to kill. I go back to the lung doctor in November. ... (237 replies)
... Sorry to read you are having such a hard time. Pseudomonas can be difficult. When you have the IV's do the docs treat you with 2 antibiotics? ... (35 replies)

Associated Tags: bronchiectasis, mai, psuedomonas, psuedomonas aeruginosa

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