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I’m Very New To This. Are There Any Specific Vitamins Were Supposed To Be Taking For COPD?

I’m Very New To This. Are There Any Specific Vitamins Were Supposed To Be Taking For COPD?

I’m wondering if certain vitamins make it easier to get up mucus. Also I’d there a place to go for these questions. Health to all.

A MyCOPDTeam Member said:

Mucinex is helping me now with pnemonia! The expectorant.

posted 2 days ago

What Is Best To Cough Up Mucus ?

What Is Best To Cough Up Mucus ?

Just wondering what works better for anyone let me know which is better to use the nebulizer with the albuterol or the pro air sometimes I use the pro air instead of the nebulizer but I see myself using the pro air more often now so I was thinking about switching back to my nebulizer doing today I just need to get the mucus up it’s hard for me to cough it up I also take cough syrup sometimes with guaifenesin my doctor prescribed so what is the difference with mucinx

A MyCOPDTeam Member said:

When I'm on my bike and taking sips of water along, I begin clearing my throat every few minutes and having crackling coughs, which makes me very happy because the exercise and water combination is… read more

posted 13 days ago

Does Anyone Have To Occasionally Stay In Bed All Day

Does Anyone Have To Occasionally Stay In Bed All Day

A MyCOPDTeam Member said:

If it helps, please try not to stay in bed all day, unless you absolutely have to. Try to move around, your heart and lungs need it no matter how sob we are. Depression comes with this disease so talk… read more

posted 12 days ago

Mucus

Mucus

Hi all hope you are feeling well today. Just wanted to know if anyone has to deal with coughing up mucus all day and how do you deal and if you have any solutions as always thank you 🙏🏻

A MyCOPDTeam Member said:

There's a thread two or three down on the same topic; you might start there......

posted 14 days ago

Use Of Salbutamol

Use Of Salbutamol

How often should you take it COPD, own Dr says 2-3 times a week, i need daily, am i doing something wrong? X

A MyCOPDTeam Member said:

Thank you Jean i use use it x2. -3 times a day! Was told that was too much, i also take steroid inhaer- fosair and spiviva twice daily and have had lung function tests. Thanks for your advice👌

posted 13 days ago

Should I Take Advair First Then Spiriva?

Should I Take Advair First Then Spiriva?

A MyCOPDTeam Member said:

Trelegy may be to strong for you it has corticosteroid in it

posted 12 days ago

Mucus Production

Mucus Production

Hi to all you brave and wonderful friends
Just wondering your thoughts on why I cough up so much mucus during the day but it seems to subside late afternoon and at night, As always thanks so much for your info and friendship.

A MyCOPDTeam Member said:

I have the same problem. I spend two hrs after I get up coughing up mucus. I end up with stomach hurting. I was told I have stage 4 now. Never seen a pulmonary Dr. Now they are. It's been going on for… read more

posted 16 days ago

Eyesight Issues

Eyesight Issues

Hi to all just would like to know if anyone is having eyesight issues. I had cataract surgery last year but my eyes are terrible with grit and water and discomfort since then. Heard it could be medications. Thanks for your caring always.

A MyCOPDTeam Member said:

Thanks so much I do use drops but they don't help too much am seeing dr in july so hope for some answers then. Take care

posted 24 days ago
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