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Related terms: Bronchopneumonia, Community-acquired pneumonia, Acute Pneumonia


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Is albuterol indicated for pneumonia?

Posted 28 May 2011 by lemonflowers 3 answers

How long does a 250mg dose of azithromycin stay in my system?

Posted 17 Feb 2018 by jochayes 0 answers

On day 2 I became very dizzy, I need it to go away. How long will it take to get out of my system, took at 4:30am and it's 11am. Got things to do. I will discontinue taking it.

I'm a 56 yr old female & was diagnosed w/strep throat for the 4th time in 3 months today.

Posted 30 May 2018 by Sick and Frustrated 1 answer

In January I had pneumonia & had to go through 2 cycles of antibiotics before it went away. I was well for one month & then I got strep. Within 2-2.5 weeks after completing the medicines I get it again. Any suggestions on what might be the cause? What kind of specialist should I see? My ...

What effects will I have if I take amoxicillin/clavulanate liquid 17. 5cc a day on a long term basis

Posted 17 May 2018 by TheBaneyHome 0 answers

A cervical spine fusion gone wrong. Sliced esophagus, went undetected for a week. Taken by Life Flight to another hospital. Five inch section of esophagus was gone. No idea how i was still alive. Told wife, if I survived I would not speak drink or eat again. Three weeks on life support. Three ...

Escitalopram - Antidepressants in the elderly?

Posted 5 May 2018 by emirhannas 0 answers

I'd like to learn about your experiences with antidepressant use in elderly who has several other comorbidities and already on multiple medications. My grandma, 86, COPD, bronchiectasis, atrial fibrillation, glaucoma, recent hospitalization in ICU (intubated) due to pneumonia and respiratory ...

If steroid pills can keep you from fighting off illness, why are they prescribed for pneumonia.?

Posted 27 Apr 2018 by Jackie S 0 answers

This really concerns me that my body will not fight off infection (pneumonia) with the steroids.

What medication can I take for severe headache whilst on levofloxacin?

Posted 17 Mar 2018 by Elizannokane 1 answer

I am currently on Lexofloxacin for Pneumonia and I have severe headaches, can I take Ibrofen 200 or can you recommend an alternative please ?

Will Zyrtec work as well as Claritin?

Posted 11 Mar 2018 by rconners 0 answers

I had pneumonia that has now gone into a cold. I still have a bit of a cough and my nose is not running very much (clear mucus today) but I have a very puffy and watery eye. It was recommended to take Claritin (I don't have any right now) or will Zyrtec work as well?

When taking a consecutive round of azithromycin for pneumonia, is it necessary to restart with...

Posted 12 Mar 2018 by PepperKitty 0 answers

... 500mg on the first day of the second round? Or can it be taken following the rest of the first round, i.e 250mg PO 1x6 days?

Do azithromycin make give you headaches and dizziness everyday you take it?

Posted 27 Feb 2018 by Leroy johnson 0 answers

I have pneumonia and wondering how do i tell if the infection is gone if the antibiotics makes me dizzy and fatigued. Those are the same symptoms i got from pneumonia!!!

Can I still get pneumonia after taking Azithromycin and Benzobatate?

Posted 10 Feb 2018 by dhelp64 0 answers

I have been taking both of these medications for 5 days and still feel the same. Coughing a lot with heaviness in chest. I don’t understand how this could happen. Please help Deborah

Day 5 on Dificid, noticing watery stools. Is this normal? have had CDIFF since Dec. I have been...

Posted 30 Jan 2018 by assistanceplease11 0 answers

... on Vanco and Flagyl without success. Feel really good on the Dificid but noticed today the watery stools I am 90 years old. this all started after getting the flu and pneumonia and sepsis, the strong antibiotics gave me CDIFF, went back to hospital where was treated with 3 weeks of Flagyl. ...

Is 100 mg of doxycycline once a day a good dosage for pneumonia?

Posted 24 Jan 2018 by Hatemeds18 0 answers

I took 100 mg of doxycycline every 12 hours for the first day and was wondering if 100mg once a day is a good dosage to take for the other 9 days? I wasn’t diagnosed with pneumonia, but basically had congested lungs and doctor wanted to treat me for it.

How do I know if I have a cold or bronchitis?

Posted 4 Sep 2017 by tlewis1016 1 answer

My boyfriend says it is Bronchitis because he's had it before but Bronchitis and pneumonia are also similar with symptoms. I've read that bronchitis can last weeks (the worst of it lasting 2 days to a week). I was out in a cold windy rain on August 29th when my work key got stuck in the ...

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