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regionals18 01-24-2005 07:46 PM

peak flow?
k ive been sick for 4 months now, ive had sinus infection, bronchitis, walking phenumonia and asthma problems etc... my nails were turning blue and much more. my dr. says im fine though but i think other wise my peak flow is at 160 or something like that i dont know wat that means but this really sucks. any advice? (im under 18)

k so i have another quest. wat should my peak flow b? im around 5'0

Blondee15 01-24-2005 08:57 PM

Re: Sick 4 months
Thats kind of my story of last year.. turned out to be a mix of things. First, bad allergies, including dust & I was in gymnastics where the gym has crazy amounts of dust. Then chronic bronchitis didn't help, which was why everytime I went on prednisone I would feel better- but then get more sick a few weeks later.
Have you been tested for allergies? Chest xray? Those might help. Also sometimes it just takes one longg course of strong antibiotics to kill a nasty infection.

regionals18 01-25-2005 01:24 PM

Re: Sick 4 months
yeah ive had a chest xray thats how they found out i had the pneumonia they wont give me a new one till im running a fever i was also on prednisone aswell as amoxicilion, zithromax, singular, and advair

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