Forrest replied to the topic Indigestion & Acid Reflux in the forum Join the Discussion: Welcome to all PF/IPF Patients 4 years, 3 months ago
I have a question perhaps the form people might advise me on. I have been diagnosed with IPF since May of 2015 and am currently on oxygen 24/7 at about 2 l/m, and am doing quite well. Last summer (of 2018) I went through Pulmonary Rehab here in Portland, Oregon, where I live and I would recommend it highly to every IPF patient. There were 24 se…[Read more]
Forrest replied to the topic Starting Esbriet in the forum Esbriet (Pirfenidone) 4 years, 3 months ago
Good Morning. I started on Esbriet August 14, 2015 in the usual manor: 3 pills for the first week, 6 pills the second and 9 pills the third week, the full dosage. By November I started to notice some of the typical side effects – stomach upset, extreme tiredness, etc. These effects continued to increase, and by mid-December I had to get off…[Read more]
Forrest became a registered member 4 years, 4 months ago
Thanks for joining the PF forums Forrest. Welcome!