Frolov Device and Asthma, Bronchitis, COPD, Emphysema, Cystic
Fibrosis, Pneumonia, Tuberculosis, Pulmonary Edema
Learning the Buteyko method by modules
Module 8-A. Restrictions, side effects, limits, and temporary contraindications
Respiratory disorders involving lungs
Respiratory disorders involving lungs (asthma, bronchitis, COPD, emphysema,
cystic fibrosis, pneumonia, tuberculosis; pulmonary edema; etc.)
These restrictions relate only to breathing sessions with the DIY and
Frolov breathing devices.
These groups of people should be gentle in relation
to their damaged lungs tissue. Intensive mechanical stimulation of their
lungs (in terms of amplitude and velocity of inhalation and exhalations)
during initial stages of learning should be avoided. Later, they can
gradually increase these parameters.
Hence, they should avoid any fast inhalation and exhalations with the Frolov
or DIY breathing devices, as well as maximum inflations and deflations of their
lungs when using the DIY or Frolov breathing devices. All exercises
are done in a comfortable way with good care for the current abilities of
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