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How to Treat Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis?


Medical Treatment:
  • No cure. Progression can be slowed by stopping smoking, exercises, balanced lifestyle and infection prevention measures like flu jabs and vaccinations
  • Pirfenidone and Nintedanib can slow progression
  • If getting worse, Lung transplant is an option
  • Otherwise, Palliative care for end-stage disease