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Pulmonary Fibrosis Symptoms and Causes

Pulmonary fibrosis is a condition in which the tissue deep in your lungs becomes scarred over time. This tissue gets thick and stiff. That makes it hard for you to catch your breath, and your blood may not get enough oxygen.

Causes of pulmonary fibrosis include environmental pollutants, some medicines, some connective tissue diseases, and interstitial lung disease. Interstitial lung disease is the name for a large group of diseases that inflame or scar the lungs. In most cases, the cause cannot be found. This is called idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.

Symptoms include

  • Shortness of breath
  • A dry, hacking cough that doesn't get better
  • Fatigue
  • Weight loss for no known reason
  • Aching muscles and joints
  • Clubbing, which is the widening and rounding of the tips of the fingers or toes

Your doctor may use your medical history, imaging tests, a biopsy, and lung function tests to diagnose pulmonary fibrosis. There is no cure. Treatments can help with symptoms and improve your quality of life. They include medicines, oxygen therapy, pulmonary rehabilitation, or a lung transplant.

NIH: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

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Seretide Side Effects

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Recent Reviews

i had suffering asthma since abaut 15 years. but since use seretide inhaler i am feeling more better. but i am affraid seretide inhaler 125 mg for along time. now iam still breast feeding for my third baby. and also iam affraid also increase m

My father is suffrering from idiotypic Pulmonary Fibrosis. In medication he is taking Prednisone,Perfenodone and azathropine. he is now geeting bleeding from his nose.Can anybody inform me that this is just a side effect of any d

9 yr old son put on Seretide. Psychotic nightmares from day 2. Waking up very distressed. Shakes. fits. Saying 'Help me hlpe me please. I am going to die. Help me please. I am going to kill myself. Oh No. I died. Help me . Help me. There is

After taking Seretide, 9 yr old also complains of stuff stuck in the throat and finding it hard to breath. (As well as pyshcotic nightmares). A disaster of a drug for us. No problems when on flixotide.

After use of Seretide 5 months I get myocardii infarct. I am 63 old man, and I never be ill in past. *DONT_KNOW* *DONT_KNOW*

Been on Seretide for 4 years 125mg 1 puff per day just before bed. For 2.5 years I've been suffering with pain just below my left cage on the side of my torso, panic attacks started 2 years ago only to have been really bad earlier this week. I've jus

Breathing easier but acid indigestion and reflux. Cramp. I stopped taking the seretide evohaler and the terrible acid continued but got easier. The cramp has gone, thank goodness as one muscle would cramp one way and the other would cramp the other,

Developed Asthma after contacting a very bad chest infection. Was hospitalised and prescribed antibiotic and Seride 250 evohaler. Have since developed palpitations and my heart is definitely missing beats particularly when I am in bed. Also have deve

Gain weight

Has anyone noticed any behavioural or mood changes with the use of seretide? My 6 year old son uses it and, following his asthma plan, we increased his dosage from 1 puff morning and night to 2 and he has been very prone to crying, throwing tantrums,

My father is suffrering from idiotypic Pulmonary Fibrosis. In medication he is taking Prednisone,Perfenodone and azathropine. he is now geeting bleeding from his nose.Can anybody inform me that this is just a side effect of any d

<span style='color: #808080;'>&iquest;En qu&eacute; est&aacute;s pensando...?I'm a Spanish teenagerpatient of Cystic Fibrosis but I've never been very affected by the illness. In fact, I have quite normal living standards

After being discharged from eER I saw in my file that the doppler impression shows mild tricuspid regurgitation and mild pulmonary hypertension =-O scared should I be worried

After taking cabaser for 4 years for restless legs . I found outI had to have two heart valves replaced my mitral and my aorta valves and also I havefibrosis of the lungs . My heart specialist has put it down to taking cabaser , t

Completed course of interferon and ribavirn for Hepititis C. Fell pregnant 5 months after completion of treatment and gave birth to a baby boy weighing 7.6 lbs. He has Trisomy 21. He was born with Persisitant Pulmonary hypertension and a VSD. I do no

Female 39 years old from Denmark. Was treated with Octostim as a test. After drug was administred i experience this: <span style='font-weight: bold;'><a href='http://sideeffects101.com/drug-side-effects/o/octostim-pulmonary-oedema.htm' rel='

Had RhoGAM after childirth in 1972 and 1975. In 1992 I was diagnosed with hepatitis C. I now have stage 3 liver fibrosis and inflammation. I went through interferon-ribavirin treatment for hepatitis C recently, but did n

Has any one found legal representation willing to pursue pulmonary embolis caused by avandia

Having suffered 3 dvt's, 1 pulmonary embolism, 1 stroke and 2 tis's, I was given Fragmin. I previously had been taking warfarin for about 20 yrs, this ceased to work. I am now told that I have Osteoporosis... I seem to remember along the way that

Hello my nice has cystic fibrosis and is on Ceftazidine and Tobramyacin . She asked me to help her and since i practice shamanism. I Am searching for knowledge on the side effects for such western medicine. Thanks for your time. Uncle Bob.

Pulmonary Fibrosis Clinical Trials and Studies

Treatments might be new drugs or new combinations of drugs, new surgical procedures or devices, or new ways to use existing treatments. The goal of clinical trials is to determine if a new test or treatment works and is safe. Clinical trials can also look at other aspects of care, such as improving the quality of life for people with chronic illnesses. People participate in clinical trials for a variety of reasons. Healthy volunteers say they participate to help others and to contribute to moving science forward. Participants with an illness or disease also participate to help others, but also to possibly receive the newest treatment and to have the additional care and attention from the clinical trial staff.
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