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are there any homeopathic remedies for pulmonary fibrosis

A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randall Bock
Specializes in General Practice
No: Pulmonary fibrosis comes from many different causes. Basically it is a scarring of the lung tissue. Imagine high-level radiation's treating a lung c ... Read More
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Dr. Frank Mayo
48 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
No: Numerous drugs and homeopath therapy have been tried in pulmonary fibrosis. No therapy to date has positively impacted survival from this disease.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Sorry: True hamman-rich pulmonary fibrosis is refractory to treatment, and if some chinese herb worked, the research piranhas at the nih would have snapped i ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
22 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
No good treatemtns: Unfortunately, there are no good, effective treatments for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Many have been tried, such as steroids, anti-inflammatory dr ... Read More
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Dr. Frank Mayo
48 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Very little: There are currently no successful therapies for ipf including lung transplantation. Steroids Imuran (azathioprine) and acetlcysteine were tried as a ... Read More
Dr. Mario Mangas
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Treatment for IPF: Currently there is no approved treatment for IPF. Prednisone is still used but data has failed to change the course of the disease. Several products u ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Walsh
17 years experience Addiction Medicine
Depends: It depends on why you have pulmonary fibrosis. Some variants respond to therapy, and others have no known effective therapy, and others still respond ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Clifford
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None effective: Unfortunately there are no effective treatments for ipf. Currently n-acetyl cysteine and perfenidone are being studied, but at this time no effective ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
22 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
There aren't many...: Unfortunately, there are not many treatments for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis that have been shown to work. Mainly, the focus is on comfort and sympt ... Read More
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Bronchial fib: Bronchial fibrosis is not a widely used term. It is used to designate asthma (air hyper-reactivity). See: http://journal.publications.chestnet.org/dat ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
None: There is no herbal therapy that is effective for this very serious issue.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Depietro
35 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Controversial: There is no one definite treatment. One option is a combination of medicines to try to prevent inflammation and scar tissue build up. This is usually ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Alan Ertle
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Pulmonary : Pulmonary fibrosis is a collection of lung disorders that affect the connective tissue in the lung that cause inflammation and thickening of the suppo ... Read More

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