David replied to the topic Esbriet and coughing in the forum Esbriet (Pirfenidone) 7 months, 3 weeks ago
I have a cough, but I attribute it to sinus drainage. I’ve had sinus drainage for years before being diagnosed. My cough is more “clearing my throat” of phlegm than anything else. When I had the flu or a rhinovirus my cough came from my lungs, I know what that sensation is and it is different from clearing sinus drainage.
David replied to the topic Optimum Esbriet dosage in the forum Esbriet (Pirfenidone) 7 months, 3 weeks ago
I was 68 years old when I was diagnosed having IPF on August 17, 2018, and started titrating Esbriet January 12, 2019. The doctors were looking for something else (which they did not find) when they gave me a CT Scan and found the early signs of IPF when reviewing my results. I didn’t sense or feel any symptoms at that time, and still do not; I…[Read more]
David replied to the topic Relative LPM on pulse oxygen concentrators in the forum Join the Discussion: Welcome to all PF/IPF Patients 10 months, 3 weeks ago
You have my best wishes!
My advice is to follow your physician’s directions…
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Hello David, thank you for joining your pulmonary fibrosis forum. Welcome!