My Meds

Current Prescribed Medications and Supplements, May 2011

Daily Medications: for Chronic Severe Asthma

Aminophylline 225mg bd (Level 10 to 15)

Prednisolone 0-40mg od (Maintenance dose=10mg)

Ventolin (salbutamol) 5mg Nebules qd and prn up to 2 hourly nebs at home

Nebusal: 7% Hypertonic Nebules -morning and evening before 20 minutes of Autogenic Drainage.

Ventolin (salbutamol) Inhaler prn

Atrovent (ipratropium)500mcg Nebules qd

Seretide 500 (fluticasone +salmeterol) Accuhaler 2 puffs bd

Carbocisteine (Mucodyne brand) capsules 375mg tid

Nasonex nasal spray 2 puffs bd

For Air Trapping/Anxiety

Diazepam 2mg prn / bd

Oxygen Use

2 L Pulse dose when out /at school during the day and PRN at home

3.5L Constant Flow overnight, every night.

4L Constant for flying.

Also:

PEP Therapy and Hypertonic Saline 7%  For Airway Clearance

For Allergic Asthma component and Severe Allergic Reaction/Anaphylaxis

Telfast (fexofenadine) 120mg od

Piriton Liquid 20mls od

Epipen Injection prn (In Emergencies)

Antibiotics for Regular Chest Infections/ MRSA in Sputum;

Doxycycline  100mg od

Tetracycline 200mg qd prn

OxyTetracycline 250mg qd prn

Clarithromycin/Erithromycin-NB: interaction with Aminophylline

Daily Medication for Reflux (GERD)

Nexium (Esomeprazole) 20mg bd

Metoclopramide 10mg td

For Low Serum Potassium

Sando-K one tablet bd

Daily/ Weekly Medications for Osteopaenia:

Calcichew D3  2 tablets Daily

Fossamax 70mg Weekly (on a Tuesday!)

Daily Food Supplements: for Weight Gain/Maintenance

Breakfast:

PolyCal 200 ml carton

Lunch:

Ensure Plus Juce (Lemon and Lime)

Dinner:

PolyCal 200ml carton

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