Treatment of pulmonary fibrosis takes many forms and may change throughout the course of your disease. It is important to follow all treatment plans as prescribed by your physician.
Here are some of the treatments that patients with pulmonary fibrosis usually undergo.
- Anti-fibrotic medication
- Immunosuppressive medication
- Medications to treat exacerbations
- Lung transplant
- Physical activity
- Oxygen therapy
Medications do not cure pulmonary fibrosis – but they may help reduce the progression of the disease if taken as directed by your doctor.
There are many ways in which you can learn about the treatments for pulmonary fibrosis and how they can help you better live with this disease.
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