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Please told me the best treatment, medicines and vaccines for cure of my newborn baby(45 days) pneumonia. And the aftershocks of pneumonia?

Please told me the best treatment, medicines and vaccines for cure of my newborn baby(45 days) pneumonia. And the aftershocks of pneumonia?

Depends on situation: At 45 days the usual causes include chlamydia, rsv, other viruses & various bacteria. Doctors usually use a combination of medicationss in an IV at that age. Once the process has cleared, regular care & followup resumes on a routine schedule. ...Read more

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Pneumonia (Definition)

Pneumonia is an inflammation of the lungs, most ...Read more


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Can pneumonia be cured?

Can pneumonia be cured?

Pneumonia.: Symptoms include cough, chest discomfort, shortness of breath, chills and sweats. Can develop quickly or can take some time, depending on the bacterium/virus involved. Signs include a measured fever and typical findings on a chest X-ray. Treatable with antibiotics generally. Yes, curable. ...Read more

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What type of pneumonia doesn't have a cure?

What type of pneumonia doesn't have a cure?

Well...: Most Viral pneumonias for the most part don't have a cure, pneumonias due to drug resistant bacteria don't really have a cure. And pneumonias as a result of chemical injury don't really have a cure either. They are treated with supportive care and depend on the body's healing ability. Anyone else want to jump in here? ...Read more

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What should I do in order to cure my pneumonia?

Med eval: If you pneumonia you really should be under medical care. Please seek prompt medical evaluation if you have symptoms of pneumonia. ...Read more

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What is the best way to take care of pneumonia in three year olds?

What is the best way to take care of pneumonia in three year olds?

Etiology: In 3 year olds most pneumonias are caused by bacteria which require therapy with appropriate antibiotic. Diffrent bacteria are destroyed by different antibiotics. If pneumonia is severe sometimes hospitalization is necessary. Very virulent pneumonias sometimes require placement of chest tubes and assisted ventilation for resolution. ...Read more

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How to cure pneumonia consolidation? Once cured, is there a tendency to acquire tha sickness back?

How to cure pneumonia consolidation? Once cured, is there a tendency to acquire tha sickness back?

Antibiotics: Most pneumonia will clear with appropriate therapy. The chest x ray will often lag behind the clinical improvement. If underlying lug disease then a higher likelihood of a second event. ...Read more

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Can viral pneumonia be cured?

Can viral pneumonia be cured?

Usually Resolves: A patient with good general health and a normal immune system will usually recover from a viral pneumonia after it runs its course. Occasionally a bacteria will come in and trigger a secondary infection which prolongs the illness & requires extra rx.If pneumonia is part of a more extensive viral illness, affecting other tissue systems, other problems may dominate the recovery process. ...Read more

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Is zpack the best treatment for pneumonia?

Is zpack the best treatment for pneumonia?

Perhaps: The choice of an antibiotic for pneumonia depends upon the causative agent of the lung infection and its sensitivities to antibiotics, the potential necessity to hospitalize and treat intravenously, the extent of involvement and the degree to which the patient is compromised, among other factors. Azithromycin is an oral agent which may be effective against, particularly, some atypical pneumonias. ...Read more

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Is frequent pneumonia dangerous and how best to help?

Is frequent pneumonia dangerous and how best  to help?

Possibly: Frequent pneumonia is never good, but it depends on the age of the patient and their underlying health to try to determine the cause. Sometimes patients with asthma have white spots on their xray which may get called pneumonia when it is really an asthma flare-up. The most important thing is to find out why the pneumonia happens so often. Talk to your doctor. ...Read more