Cystic Fibrosis (cont.)
IN THIS ARTICLE
Medicines for cystic fibrosis include:
Medicine to treat infections
Medicines to open breathing tubes in the lungs or keep them open
Medicines to control the amount and thickness of mucus
Medicines to reduce inflammation
Medicines to replace the effect of digestive enzymes
What to Think About
Some medicines work better for some people than for others. A medicine that works well for one person may not work for someone else. It can take time to find the medicines that work best for you or your child.
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