There are a number of COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) treatment options that are available. You and your healthcare provider can work together to create a treatment plan designed to help you.
Know your treatment options
The good news is that there are many types of treatment options for people with COPD. Treatment is based on the person’s general medical condition and how far the disease has progressed. Options usually include a combination of treatments.
Understanding your medications and how to take them is an important step in managing COPD. If taken correctly, certain medicines can improve your breathing. Our website is full of informational pages to learn more about medications and other COPD treatment options.
Why treatment matters
There are a number of COPD treatment options that are available. You and your healthcare provider can work together to create a treatment plan designed to help your unique symptoms.
Work with your doctor. The right treatment plan could help you:
Improve your ability to stay active
Slow the damage to your lungs
Be prepared to recognize and treat exacerbations (when your symptoms get worse than usual)
Still having difficulty breathing?
If you are still having difficulty breathing,talk to your doctor about your symptoms and treatment options. Asthma and Allergy Associates of Southern Colorado have tools and knowledge that can help treat your COPD issues. Don’t wait, call them today!