Thalidomide May Help Patients with Deadly Lung Disease

Sep 17, 2012 Full story: WJCW-AM Gray

For Diane Gwartney, every waking minute was a battle against the urge to cough. "Just try to imagine coughing all day long until it hurts your ribs," said Gwartney, a 72-year-old retired English professor.

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Chris V

Delray Beach, FL

#1 Sep 18, 2012
This is great news to treat the symptoms for a little known lung disease - Idopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis - which kills so many people each year.
michael lewendon

Salisbury, UK

#2 Oct 27, 2012
THALIDOMIDE, HAVING MAJOR PROBLEMS? C.O. P. D 2 YEAR LIFESPAN 6 YEARS AGO?

Posted by booker4 25 minutes agoEdit | Delete
HAVE BEEN TAKING THALIDOMIDE FOR OVER SIX YEARS,1 X 100 MIL TABLET EVERY NIGHT FOR 4 NIGHTS IN A ROW, TAKING PLENTY OF WATER, AFTER FOOD, TWO OR THREE HOURS BEFORE BEDTIME, EVERY SIX WEEKS I REPEAT THE SAME, MY LIFE CHANGED OVER NIGHT, FELT TEN TIMES BETTER, BREATHING EASIER, COUGHING STOPPED, I READ UP ON ALL ITS PAST AND KNOW MOST OF ITS SIDE EFFECTS, I DO NOT AND WILL NOT INDULGE IN SEX EVER WHILE TAKING THIS DRUG, I GET NO HELP FROM ANYONE REGARDING ITS COST, THE DOCTORS IN THIS COUNTRY[ENGLAND] WILL NOT PRESCRIBE IT, THE TABLETS COME IN STRIPS OF 30 AND COST ME 1,500, A TIME, MY SUPPLIER HAS OFFERED ME A DISCOUNT IF I PURCHASE MORE,WHICH I SUPPOSE IS NORMAL,
SO, IF THERE'S ANYONE WHO FINDING IT HARD TO FINANCE THIS DRUG AS I DO, AND WOULD LIKE TO GET THE COSTS DOWN, THEN PLEASE CONTACT ME,
EMAIL, SPACELEW@BTINTERNET.COM
THANK-YOU,
MICHAEL

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