What do you do when your oxygen levels drop?


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I have severe asthma, copd, bronchitis and diabetes I was diagnosed with the the covid in end April and May I was in icu with double pneumonia . My lungs have gotten so bad my oxygen level drops in the 70s, does anyone else have problems with their oxygen level dropping and what do you do about it?

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What do you do when your oxygen levels drop?

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@Keally‍ Hello Keally, thank you for starting this discussion. I'm sorry you went through that, it must have been quite scary! Let me tag some members who can maybe share their experience or advice with you.

Hello everyone, how are you doing today? Have you seen your oxygen levels drop as your COPD has progressed? What do you do for it? Has your doctor prescribed or recommended any treatments? Feel free to share here!


Take care,

What do you do when your oxygen levels drop?

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@Courtney_J WhenI have pneumonia and yes I have it a lot my O2 drops into the 70s. Usually I call 911 get on the bi pap start steroids and antibiotics and wear my oxygen 24/7. Good luck to you

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