Is Pleurisy Contagious? Topic Guide

Is Pleurisy Contagious? Is Pleurisy Contagious?: Pleurisy itself is not contagious, however, infections that can cause pleurisy such as viruses, bacteria, fungi, parasites, or tuberculosis can be.

Is Pleurisy Contagious? Topic Guide - Visuals

Is Pleurisy Contagious? Topic Guide - Medications and Vitamins

Medications:

prednisone Prednisone

Prednisone is a steroid that reduces inflammation in the body, and also suppresses your immune system...learn more »

dexamethasone (injection) Dexamethasone (injection)

Dexamethasone is a steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body that cause inflammation...learn more »

ibuprofen injection Ibuprofen Injection

Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Ibuprofen works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body...learn more »

ibuprofen Ibuprofen

Ibuprofen is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Ibuprofen works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body...learn more »