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Feeling like I cant breath... is this just anxiety?

Posted 14 Dec 2014 by babydoll610 27 answers

For three days now I've been having the feeling I'm not getting enough oxygen ... I wake up with it and go to sleep with it it last all day and has caused me to have more panic attacks I'm consitrating on my breathing so I know I'm taking in deep breaths not hyperventilating ...

I got prescribed Prednisone 50mg, side effects please?

Posted 28 Dec 2012 by xkelsey 3 answers

I went to the hospital last night, and they prescribed me Prednisone 50mg. I have asthma, and anxiety. I was at the hospital in the first place because my primary care doctor sent me. My oxygen levels were dropping, and I have the flu. I was also wheezing bad even after she gave me two breathing ...

My oxygen saturation level was at 78% one day. Now it is back up to 95%. Is this normal?

Posted 19 Apr 2012 10 answers

Went back to the hospital 3 times. One time my Oxygen saturation was at 78% the other time it was at 95%. The doctors are not sure what caused it to drop this low. Does this just happen sometimes? I am curious as to what could have caused it to drop this low and if i should be worried about it.

What can happen if you oxygen LPM is turned up too high?

Posted 26 Aug 2013 by SAPERSOHN 1 answer

Can a person get too much oxygen. ie: my grandkids turn the knob on my oxygenator up. So instead of getting 2 liters per minute , I may get 4or5 liters per minute. How will this affect me?

COPD- Oxygen level was at 87, now 92?

Posted 18 Mar 2014 by pamee 6 answers

I do not recall at what level of oxygen I should be at to see if I need to get back to the doctor today or if waiting until tomorrow would be alright? I am still having labored breathing. Any opinions?

My Dad will be coming home soon with a portable oxygen tank. Is it safe to smoke cigarettes in a?

Posted 15 Apr 2012 by rapido 2 answers

... seperate room with the door closed? Also will cooking with a gas stove be bad?

My blood oxygen is dropping when walking?

Posted 31 Jan 2017 by Rfaller316 1 answer

My resting blood oxygen is around 90-93. But walking between 100-250 ft my blood oxygen drops to low 80s and has reached 73. I feel fine no fever, no coughing, no wheezing. Anyone know what it could be?

Anoro Ellipta - When is the best time of day to use Anoro?

Posted 29 Jan 2017 by BarryFan 0 answers

Is it ok to use my Anoro before taking a nap? Also, I use a small bit of oxygen at night, is it safe to use Anoro before going to bed using this?

Bronchiectasis - How do I join this support group?

Posted 29 Nov 2016 by Retired Miitary 0 answers

Have been diagnosed with Bronchiectasis. Am on 24 hour oxygen. Can use any and all help.

Why do I yawn on Effexor?

Posted 22 Nov 2016 by Ihatedepression9 0 answers

About 16 years ago I was taking Effexor and noticed I was yawning more. Maybe the drug was working and my body was getting more oxygen into the brain , someone told me that's what happens when you yawn, anyway I never liked the way the drug took away my normal way of alertness to every day ...

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Maintenance - how to maintain a decent oxygen level. Mine?

Posted 16 Oct 2016 by MyFriendOey 0 answers

... seems to float around. Good at times, sometimes goes as low as 87 Also get tired while reading around 11pm or so, often fall asleep. Sometimes for short periods, sometimes for several hours. A couple of years ago I could stay up late with no problem at all. This tired thing has been going on ...

My mother is on 2 liters of oxygen, she has COPD, Asthma, has had pneumonia?

Posted 10 May 2016 by acdcclark 1 answer

She doesn't like wearing the oxygen, so she keeps taking it off, and she has also turned down the machine to 2. She thinks 2 stands for 2 Liters. The machine originally was set at 5. Now she constantly complains of back pain, her legs hurting and cramping, no energy. She states her oxygen on ...

Have been off cigarettes for 143 days, but still pop one or two nicotine lozenges per day. Danger?

Posted 3 Jul 2016 by jhill835 0 answers

Used up to 8 lozenges per day as per recommendations for first 9 or ten weeks. On oxygen (setting 2 - 18 to 20 hours daily) since February and using Advair HFA 230/21 twice daily plus Spiriva Respimat once daily. Experiencing no lozenge side effects, but - - -

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