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Copd exacerbation

Had to go go to hospital called 911 couldn't breath,wheezing so bad almost peed my pants,scary,had another attack today lasted 10 minutes almost called 911

  1. Hi doggy, and thanks for your posts here in this forum. Were you able to get through the episode you had earlier today/yesterday? Glad you did not have to call 911. I imagine you must be relieved, too!
    If there is anything we can do to assist you, please let me or any other moderator / team member know.
    All the best,
    Leon (site moderator

    1. 50 years from now they will have artificial lungs

      1. , wouldn't that be great? I bet you are right! ~Melanie (team member)

    2. I Have Stage 4 COPD And Was At Grocery Store And Ran Out Of Air .Then I Was On 2 Oxygen.I Thought I Could Finish My Shopping Only 2 Isles To Go.Not.Every Step I Took I Wet Myself And Air Was Being Sucked Out Of The Store I Finaly Made It Close Enough To Checkout To Get A Cashiers Attention And She Went Out And Got My Husband And He Had Extra Air In Car Thank GodHe Was With Me.Now I Have Panic And Anxiety Attacks And Will Not Drive Or Leave House By Myself.

      1. I feel for u,I'm glad your ok noww

      2. oh bless your heart I have peed myself many times at the grocery store it’s so embarrassing I have anxiety also and it makes my breathing worse when I panic but I can’t seem to help it!

    3. so sorry to hear that hope you are doing better!! I just got out of the hospital 2 weeks ago my husband called 911 embarrassing I was on the toilet when the ambulance came stayed 3 days in hospital took a while to get better even after I got home Thank God for my home oxygen!

      1. u need to ask about getting o2 it seems like u need it and it will help tremendously especially in the shower❤️

      2. Thanks pattyk will give it a try,

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