Travel & COPD

  • COPD patients can travel anywhere, anytime and use any mode of transport, provided they are well controlled on medicines.
  • Visit to dusty and damp places should be avoided.
  • If a patient is on oxygen therapy, he should carry his oxygen delivering unit with him.
  • A set of medicines which the patient uses should also be carried with him, even if he is not having any symptoms.
  • While traveling by Air keep an oxygen kit handy.