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Are you talking of lung fibrosis?
The pulmonary or lung fibrosis is the result of chronin inflmammatory process in lung.
At present the treatment option for this are limited.
One may have benefit from-
These all are immunosppresant drugs.
Except this the trials for new drugs are going on which include mycofenalte &pirfenidone.
The oxygen supplementation is essential as hypoxia then may lead to right ventricular failure.
Hope this will help you.
Is there any other query?
where are these trials being held?
You should be connected with a pulmologist .They are connected with the trials with the latest drugs.You may ask to them for this.
we are . we were sent to Penn Hospital but nothing came of it.
I am posting you a web address for this please go through this- http://www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org/involve