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Question For The Folks That Are Using Breztri. Has Anyone Developed A Sore Throat Since Using The New Orange Puffer ?
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A MyCOPDTeam Member

I rinse and gargle for at least 5 minutes after use. I’ve been on breztri for almost 2 years now and have never had a problem. I’m only on my second new orange Dispenser and I hate it !!! Can’t use… read more

posted April 24
I Am On Oxygen Electrical Of Course Can I Be Disconnected By Comment How Do I Keep My Power On Can I Go To My Doctor They Are Willing To Hel
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A MyCOPDTeam Member

Your utility may accept a letter from the Doc which documents your use of Medical Equipment in the home. It usually does little to help expedite service in the event of a power interruption though… read more

posted April 23 (edited)
Has Anyone Undergone A Lung Biopsy? I'm About To In Another Month Or So And I'm Pretty Worried.
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A MyCOPDTeam Member

Thank you

posted April 27
What Works For Anxiety, And Shakes All Over! The Shakes Are Really Bad And Can Last All Day.
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A MyCOPDTeam Member

I know I take clozapam for anxiety.I get the shakes some days but I don’t take anything for it at this time . But I agree talk to your Doctor or Nurse good luck. Ken

posted April 22
Have A Good Day Everyone!
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Why Aren't Stem Cells In United States Allowed For Lungs?
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A MyCOPDTeam Member

Who's doing it and what are they doing? What clinical results have they had? We have a number of studies going on here, but they are generally at the cellular level.

posted April 21
Iwhy Did I React To So Badly To Trelegy. Ankles Swelled And Headache. I Been Taking Symbicort Before
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i have moderate COPD

A MyCOPDTeam Member

Each of us are different when it comes to medication
And where we live
We just keep trying until we get it right

posted April 28
Can You Make Your 0wn Online APT FOR A PULMONARY REHAB WITHOUT YOUR PRIMARY DR REFERal Any Info Is Appreciated Thankyou
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A MyCOPDTeam Member

My pulmo set mine up several years ago. Insurance probably won't pay w/o a doctor's referral. Maybe your GP will prescribe it for you. Won't hurt to try.

posted April 20
When Yall Took Your Breathing Test Do You Know Your Percentages Were?
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A MyCOPDTeam Member

@A MyCOPDTeam Member, I hope you are feeling much better today.

posted April 21
Does Anyone Have Experience They Would Share Regarding The Zephyr Valve?
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