What Does a COPD Exacerbation Feel Like? Topic Guide

What Does a COPD Exacerbation Feel Like? What Does a COPD Exacerbation Feel Like?: COPD (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) is a group of chronic lung diseases that includes emphysema, chronic bronchitis, refractory (non-reversible) asthma, and some forms of bronchiectasis. Symptoms of a COPD exacerbation (flare-up) include tiredness or fatigue, more shortness of breath than usual, more coughing, more wheezing than usual, feeling unwell, feeling as if you have a cold, mucus changes, swollen legs or ankles, trouble sleeping, and others.

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