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Medical News Today: Can a person catch cystic fibrosis from someone else?

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Medical News Today: Cystic fibrosis: Existing drug may improve lung function

Researchers say a drug that is already available on the market can help those affected by cystic fibrosis. An antifungal medication may help people with cystic fibrosis. Amphotericin, which is an antifungal medication, might help people with cystic fibrosis fight the chronic bacterial lung infections that tend to occur with this disease, according to a recent study. “The really exciting news is that amphotericin is a medicine that is already approved and available on the market,” said Martin D. Burke, Ph.D., study leader and professor of chemistry at the University…

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