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Apr 18, 2016 5:32 PM

Suffering with pericarditis for 6 months now . Anyone else got it ?

Apr 18, 2016 11:35 PM

No I don't, but my mother had it and said it was difficult & painful to breathe deep, like pneumonia. I hope you get to feeling better soon! Hugs & prayers! 🙂💕🙏🌼

Apr 19, 2016 2:23 AM

Thanks for that 😀 . Do you know how long she had it for ?

Apr 20, 2016 12:34 PM

Tricieblubell, I believe it was about 6 months, but she also has CHF & COPD, and was diabetic.

Apr 20, 2016 4:58 PM

It takes quite a long time for the pericarditis to heal. Hang in there!

Apr 20, 2016 10:43 PM

Triciebluebell, I'm sorry to hear that you are dealing with that. It sounds terribly uncomfortable. I've had pneumonia (3 different kinds) and it was a nightmare. I don't know if this feels the same but I pray that you get better soon. {{{Hugs}}} 💕🙏🏻🌻😊

Apr 21, 2016 4:57 AM

FlappsyLady81 thanks for that , it helps to know these things. Hope she's a bit better now x Terrirulesnotmypain , I'm currently on colchicine and ibuprofen and omeprazole to protect my gut .

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