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Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a long-term condition that can’t be completely cured, but early treatment can make a difference. Lifestyle changes, medication, pulmonary rehabilitation, oxygen, and surgery are all treatment options that can help. The most successful treatment usually involves a combination of medical interventions and behavioral changes. Learning about treatment options can help you feel more in control as you work with your doctor to effectively manage your symptoms and improve your quality of life.
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While scientific evidence is limited, a number of over-the-counter herbs, dietary supplements, and even foods and beverages have shown promise for relieving symptoms common to COPD.
Clinical trials are used to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of new medications and treatment devices. Your participation may help with COPD research, and lead to medical treatment breakthroughs.