If someone is diagnosed End Stage COPD and taking Nebuliser medication every 6 hours
could it be harmful just having the Atrovent on it's own and stopping the Ventolin to save money?
Flixotide 0.5 x 2 every 12 hours is also taken.
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replied October 3rd, 2015
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. End stage COPD needs a lot of bronchodilation and oxygen supplementation. I would suggest discuss the matter with your pulmonologist and consider a portable oxygen cylinder with you for a better oxygenation.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.

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Khan




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