Jim Dawson I’m anxious to read more about Mycophenolate Mofetil. My husband is unable to take Esberit because of the nausea and other side effects. Our doctor is at Duke so I will have him write her about his medication. Toby is doing pretty well with managing his cough with oils he rubs on his lungs and throat. He’s been a little more…[Read more]
A new study by Iqra Mumal, MSc, published in the American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology” suggests that statins, widely prescribed to lower cholesterol levels and prevent heart disease, may be an effective treatment for IPF. I was in one of the original Lipitor studies for 5 years back in the 1990s. When it ended, I learned I’d…[Read more]
I just want anyone who is on Esberit or Ovey to know I have been on Mycophenolate Mofetil (6) per day. I tried both Ovey and Esberit, but my system couldn’t tolerate them. This pill I am now taking is for people who have had lung transplants primarily. I have not had a transplant, but my doctor decided to try it. My coughing has been reduced by…[Read more]
Hello Jim, thanks for the update. The mychophenolate is also prescribed for persons who have been diagnosed with PF. This medicine helps with persons who have inflammation in the lungs. Thank you for the suggestion of using collodial silver to combat bacteria. Take care, mark.
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