... Well the fever would go up and down hot cold sweat shiver. It was horrible. I truly can't think of a time in my adult life that I had a fever that long and felt THAT bad. But I called my doc Friday and got a prescription. ... (3 replies)
... I started coughing alot, and have had a temperature, headache and painful hip joints. I started off with the coughing and for the past 5 days have been coughing green and yellow phlegm and sometimes clear. ... (4 replies)
... It started as a sore throat and then a cough with phlegm a few days later. ... (4 replies)
... Hi Marie,
You were warned that continued use of Cortisone Cream can irreversably thin the skin?
How much benefit do you get from it?
The Grovers sounds like it might be sun sensitivty.
What meds are you on that have this as a side effect?
Ron (11 replies)
... Lichen Plantus and Grover's Disease. Fortunately only an occasional red spot size of match head Lichen Plantus pops up on arms off and on. Grover's Disease is on chest in the "V" neckline area and acts up off and on. ... (11 replies)
... Hi MArie,
If you find that you are coughing and can not fall asleep, try a med such as Actifed or Sudafed (cold and sinus) . It will give you peace withing a half hour and dry up the mucous flow allowing you to breathe more freely.
One or two a day is all it takes of me.
Ron (11 replies)
... g the doctor. Actually it has been 2 weeks today since I came down with the bug. Mucous is still clear but trickle down back of throat started back up along with chest misery and sore throat. ... (11 replies)
... Fortunately, the green was minimal and it is clearing up rapidly. ... (11 replies)
... good chance of it going into pneumonia. Started second round of antibiotic today. Thought it was about to clear and then last night took turn for worse. Muscles in my chest are sore from coughing so much. Sneezing and sinus drainage has been a big problem. ... (11 replies)
... which interestingly started chest discomfort, with a dry non productive cough body aches and it was followed by 3 days of bad sore throat where I got trouble swallowing. ... (3 replies)
... t and healthy, very rarely even get coughs or colds, but have had a sore throat and dry cough since October, haven't had a cold at all with it. It comes and goes in waves, sometimes it's a mild dry cough and sometimes my throat is really sore to the point of keeping me awake at night. ... (0 replies)
... Sometimes colds/coughs can really hang on.
First of all, I want to point out that naproxen isn't for infection. It's for pain and inflammation only. Perhaps I misunderstood your post, but I do want to clarify that naproxen isn't an antibiotic. It can be purchased over-the-counter, too.
Have you tried something to thin your mucous/phlem? It's likely that the phlem... (3 replies)
... Okay it's been three weeks. Like i mentioned in a thread below. This cough is still here but very minimal. It's almost like i cough when i talk too much or get into physical activity. ... (3 replies)
... Last Friday about 9 days ago I started to get a really bad sore throat and chest. By the Saturday I was coughing up green phlegm. I started erythromycin antibiotics 250mg four times a day for 7 days and I got no better. If anything worse and developed a streaming cold. ... (0 replies)
... For the past 8 weeks I've been getting chest pains. They're like a mild heaviness in the center of my chest with soreness about two inches to the right of that also. That one specific spot gets so sore. I was also occassionally bringing up phlegm through the day. ... (1 replies)
... I'd see your doctor. If you're coughing up green phlegm, you most likely have some sort of infection where you might need an antibiotic. If your chest hurts, you could easily have the beginning of pneumonia. ... (4 replies)
... Hi...it sounds as though you have a chest infection. You should really get it checked out and be put on antibiotics. ... (5 replies)