Family member has duoneb ordered 5x daily and budesonide bid. too much for an 89y/o with mod copd?
- 11 Nov 2014 by signek
- 11 November 2014
- duoneb, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, budesonide, family
Nebs were ordered by a G P, not a pulmonary m.d.
One thing you don't want to do is talk to a copd patient about cutting treatments. There is no contraindication for either of these in the elderly and they do different things. I think the dr called it right this time.
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