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For the couple of days I have been getting the shakes that last a few hours. Is this a side effect of the medication? If so why now

posted about 1 hour ago by A MyCOPDTeam User

Sometimes, The nebulizer gives me the shakes. I think it's when my blood oxygen is low and the nebulizer helps. It feels like hyperventilating.

posted 34 minutes ago
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Lung transplant

When is stem cell therapy a better alternative than lung transplant?

posted about 15 hours ago by A MyCOPDTeam User

I am interested in the stem cell process for lots of reasons, but it is so expensive. I looked into it, as there is a doctor here that is involved in… read more

posted about 3 hours ago
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Taking Anoro & Ventolin - why my mood swings?

I am taking Anoro and Ventolin. With the CA smoke on the ID horizon, I'm using both each day. I am more emotional happy & cranky. Ideas on why? I miss my old self.

posted 1 day ago by A MyCOPDTeam User

I am glad you found my answer useful........only your dr. Will know for sure if it is depression...and it can be caused by medication or stress....or… read more

posted about 15 hours ago
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I am having strange symptoms - when I go in to the rooms in my house I feel claustrophobic.I get panicky and feel like walls are closing in on me.

posted 2 days ago by A MyCOPDTeam User

That is scary - keep what you have, and check in with your dr. Are your drugs causing that ?? Research them on the web for reactions - that's what I do.… read more

posted about 9 hours ago
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Just wondering do anyone suffer from sore throat constantly ..Im on ventolin and Beclazone inhalers

Constant sore throat ...Just wondering if anyone else suffers from this ..I'm on ventolin and Beclozone inhalers ..Thank you .

posted 3 days ago by A MyCOPDTeam User

The fires definitely add to sore throat mine is more like irritated and my voice gets very raspy

posted about 1 hour ago
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My O2 levels drop like rock when I walk to

I usually am on the go and am the person that helps any and everyone. Take them places and do the lifting and carrying of stuff. I don't ask for help and have always maintained on my own. But I quit smoking and my breathing became a real struggle. I just fought it for a long time saying that I would come out of it but instead it just got worse so I went to my doctor and my level was at 56 and he said I needed to go to the hospital and when I informed him that was not… read more

posted 4 days ago by A MyCOPDTeam User

They told me to do pers
lip breathing and that brings it up.

posted about 21 hours ago
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Why does the use of prednisolone make the skin thinner and is there a way to sort the problem out

posted 4 days ago by A MyCOPDTeam User

Jean, I wondered the same thing (nurse)?

posted 3 days ago
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Hmmm yet another so called "Miracle Drug" ? Any input on this anyone ?

posted 5 days ago by A MyCOPDTeam User

I think cordyceps does have value in the treatment of COPD but you should do so under the care of a Doctor of Chinese Medicine in conjunction with… read more

posted about 20 hours ago
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Help for my son

Hello all: My name is Pamela Knutson. I just am writing this here because i am not sure where to post it. Ok my son Scott Earl has been accused of doing something he did not do. He has a lawyer who will help him out but his lawyer's fees are 10.000 dollars. This family dosen't have that kind of money. So I made a go fund me page and a fundrazr page for him to try to raise money for his lawyer which is Bradley L Clark in Ft. Worth Texas. The problem is no one except my daughter has donated… read more

edited, originally posted 5 days ago by A MyCOPDTeam User

You're getting some very wrong information. The ABA in it's COE amends that there be public defenders in every district court counties throughout the… read more

posted 4 days ago
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