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Discomfort in lungs/diaphragm/chest and tightness of throat 5 days after vomiting?

Posted 10 Jun 2016 by Subzero22 2 answers

Last sunday I had a hangover and threw up (since then I have given up the alcohol and addressed my problem with that). During the vomiting, I was leaning against a building (not sure if that's relevant, but friends have commented that an odd posture might be the cause of the issue). Since ...

Doc unconcerned by constipation up to my lungs?

Posted 3 Jul 2016 by RyanPm40 1 answer

I am usually very regular, but I have been constipated for a week now. I've tried miralax, senokot, and meta mucil with no luck. I went to an Urgent Care facility, where I was given an x-ray (after a LOT of hesitation from the doc). At first I was told by the tech I'd be getting two ...

Opdiva and Decadron question?

Posted 9 days ago by Stayjones 0 answers

Hello, my husband started on Opdiva two rounds now. However cause of his brain meds he was having some issues and the doc put him on 4 mg of Decadron and won't treat him now. He has stage IV lung non small cell adenocarcinoma with brain mets. He has had several rounds of chemo and were holding ...

Nivolumab - I am to start opdivo tomorrow. After reading all the side effects and how it didn't?

Posted 28 Dec 2016 by mmballard 1 answer

... help anyone, I am considering telling the doctor no tomorrow I have non small cell lung cancer. Have been fighting it for 4 years. Radiation was given first and then chemo. At one point all tumors appeared gone, but have returned and additional chemo has not worked well.

I am 23 years old and had been diagnosed with community acquired pneumonia?

Posted 16 Dec 2016 by Bfama72393 1 answer

I have not had any fever but have had a cold for the past month. It is in my lower left lung. I'm a heavy smoker and drinker, and haven't stopped even since I have had my diagnosis. I'm prescribed z-pak and haven't taken it yet because for some reason I am not fond of the ...

What is the general survival time once osteosarcoma has metastasized to the lungs?

Posted 5 Dec 2016 by Catlady1028 0 answers

In Aug. of '14, I was treated with surgery, and chemotherapy for osteosarcoma. Three months ago, it metastasized to my lung. I don't know what to expect, or when.

Coccidioidomycosis - I was recently diagnosed with vf. I have started the medication fluconazole. I?

Posted 12 Nov 2016 by Momgo60 0 answers

... also have lesions in my right lung. I am reaching out to find support groups in my area. I live in Prescott Valley, Arizona. Can anyone give me info? This is scary and need to reach out for support. I also would like to know if it qualifies for disability.

What causes my shortness of breath?

Posted 14 Oct 2016 by omocarolyn 1 answer

I've recently completed tests of my heart, lungs and blood. All were normal. However I continue to have severe shortness of breath with activity. Sitting or lying down I have no problem, but when walking, getting dressed or other activity I have shortness of breath and feel weak. I have been ...

I have a pleural effusion caused from a pulmonary embolism?

Posted 4 Nov 2016 by Kannon K 1 answer

I had a pulmonary embolism which caused pleural effusion in my left lung. I've had it for 5 weeks I'm still in a lot of pain,I can't sleep and have dizzy spells is it normal for me to still have it or should I be worried

Wake up feeling short of breath and weird feeling in chest/ lungs?

Posted 23 Oct 2016 by Keelseey 1 answer

I work nights and on my nights I can sleep. 9 times out of 10 if I get a call I will wake up with a tight feeling in my chest. It s the weirdest feeling not like a pain but it does feel harder to breathe especially to take deeper breaths. When I try to take a deep breath it s like my lungs can t ...

I've been taking Diovan HCT 160/25 for 8 years. I've have a mucus cough for 2 years. Related?

Posted 21 Oct 2016 by red70chevelle 1 answer

Doctors can't find anything in my lungs, but said it could be acid reflux. Cant Diovan cause this? It's actually the generic Valsartan. I eat very healthy, no soda, limited sugars, 1 coffee/daily...

NSC lung cancer. On Xalkori for 5 1/2 weeks now. Breathing worse in last week and lung pains in?

Posted 10 Oct 2016 by dedehans 0 answers

... both lungs. Normal? Lower left lung lobe removed in late July. I am 74 female. Take 200mg Xalkori 2x day. Constipated... no other side effects.

Mycophenolate Mofetil - Anyone experience Intense itchy skin whilst on Mycophenalate?

Posted 8 Oct 2016 by RAEI7679 0 answers

I've been it for 3 months for Shrinking Lung Disease SLD and the itchiness is driving me insane

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