Wednesday, February 16, 2011

It IS the Crud!

Home from my visit to the pulmonary doc.  Apparently the virus Du Jour has taken up residence in my respiratory system, giving me a bout of bronchitis.  Dr. S says that although it's viral, we have to do the antibiotics prophylactically, because I'm special that way. :)

So, two weeks on that nasty Prednisone, and Levaquin, and if I'm not better, and he says this one tends to linger, then another two weeks.  Gads.  Just keep me out of The Big House (my code for hospitals), and you will have my undying devotion.

Jane and Nancy, my angels, have headed out to fill those prescriptions for me.  Woo, looking forward to two weeks of insomnia and the appetite from hell, not to mention occasional crying jags.  Love that Pred. :P

I hope I'm better in time for my next round of Herceptin.

Anywho, I've got to get something to eat.  I'm not hungry, but if those two drugs are going to hit my tummy, there'd better be something upon which they can land.

Live long, and prosper!

1 comment:

  1. I am so glad you went and got treatment, you know as well as I do that we cannot play with this stuff. I used to like pred until I mistakenly took it on an empty stomach and boy did I pay for it. I am scared of it now. It usually makes me feel invincible, I love the stuff. Tell your sisters to raid the supermarket, this is gonna cost a fortune, 2 weeks ay vae (sp).
    Rest up and feel better soon
    Fay in the family room

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