Why is it important to continue taking Esbriet?
Because IPF is a progressive disease, the fibrosis will occur quickly and more severely if you stop taking Esbriet. You are more likely to preserve more of your lung function for a longer time if you continue taking the drug.
Is Esbriet the right therapy for me?
This is a decision you will need to reach with your doctor.
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