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pleurisy rub

Posted by @blueot, Sat, Oct 6 3:19am

I have had Pleural effusion, the fluid went away but I still have the pleural rub. I Googled how long it takes for pleural rub to go away, and the internet said 2 weeks. I have had it for 6 months! I was on cochicine and indomethacine, but both are dangerous drugs so I got off if them. I am taking OTC Advil, but it's not really helping. My doctors say it's going to take a while to go away. Is there anyone who has a pleural rub or who has had a pleural rub.? Can you tell me about your experience? I'm so stressed out!

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Do you know the cause of your effusion? Is that underlying cause being treated or what did you do to reduce the fluid?

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