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We found 8 questions associated with the 'Pulmonary Fibrosis' topic.

Vicks VapoRub - Have any of you heard of Vicks Vapor Rub causing Pulmonary Fibrosis. I have this?

Posted 3 Apr 2013 3 answers

... disease and this is what I am told caused it. Nobody believes Me and Im trying to find some proof to show them Im not crazy. Help Me Thanks

What is the difference between ofev, nintedanib, esbriet & pirfenidone?

Posted 15 Mar 2015 2 answers

IPF or Lung fibrosis is serious diesease.In USA, FDA recently approved OFEV, the first medicine to treat IPF. Similar medicine for such treatment was manufactured in INDIA, under the name, PIRFENIDONE and some persons who used it had severe side effect on Liver and had to discontinue for this ...

Safety of tramadol with pulomonary fibrosis?

Posted 2 Oct 2013 6 answers

My mother is 85 years old and has pulmonary fibrosis. She has been given a prescription for tramadol for severe back pain. On the label it says DO NOT take if you have breathing problems. Her dr says to take it. Why is the DO NOT on the label it is ok for her to take it with her other medical ...

My breath gets cut off?

Posted 29 Mar 2013 1 answer

Sometimes when I am sitting down doing nothing I will all of a sudden gasp for breath. This happens especially when I am talking. It is not like I am short of breath but it is as if my breath just gets cut off and I gasp. I recently learned that I have scarring on my lungs from a chest x-ray but ...

Pulmonary Fibrosis Treatment - what is the best one to try?

Posted 29 Jul 2010 1 answer

I have been researching Pulmonary Fibrosis and I have found a number of treatments available. My question to you is what treatment is the best one to give a try ? I'm not putting my hope in the Doctors but in proven treatment that will give me hope. My wife is 61 years old and she has ...

Flecainide use and Pulmonary Fibrosis?

Posted 26 Aug 2014 1 answer

Any experience where continued use of Flecainide can or did contribute to lung scarring (Pulmonary Fibrosis)? I take 600 mg/day and have for years. Dr wants my Cardiologist to change to another drug. I am not sure there is one or that Flecainide is related to the problem.

Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis - Hello, my father has Ipf and is experiencing severe abdominal pains?

Posted 14 Nov 2014 2 answers

... that are really effecting his quality of life. Our GP has ruled out prostate, bladder issues and basically has given up. Has anyone any experience of what this could be? Any thoughts appreciated. Becci

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