New here: Caregiver for my husband with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
Hi there. My husband is 76 diagnosed January 2022 has symptoms 2 year prior im
Here to connect to others who have it or caregivers in a discussion of what to expect or how to help. He can’t take ofev pills till cleared by kidney dr and gi dr gi appointment not till august. Kidney dr cleared him to take it. Right now he is on albuteral and wexella inhaler nothing else. His o2 drops to 80 after a bath or walk if like 100 feee he can get it back to 92 in 5 minits. Dr said no oxygen til he’s at 59. Gp dr says early stages but 3 cat scans withing 6 months shows a lot of progression. We are very new to knowing much about this. Any tips or help with diet exercise what to expect would b greatly appreciated.