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... Ive had a really annoying cough for a week tommorow now. At first it started out as a sore throat, headaches and mouth oulcers, hot and cold sweats and tiredness. ... (0 replies)
... However, sometimes I cannot cough up anything, its just dry cough. ... (0 replies)
... I've had a cough that's been changing over the past 5 months. ... (0 replies)

3 month cough
Jun 23, 2011
... and a violent cough. The cold also triggered a cold sore. The only thing is, while my other symptoms have faded, the cough has remained and this is coming up to three months now! ... (1 replies)
... my sister does. She got a small baby syringe and a nasal wash. You can buy it at Walmart, I think. Its in powder form. At least the one she uses is. She mixes it with sterile water, sucks it up in the syringe, leans over her sink and sprays it up her nose. She says she gets all kinds of gunk out. ... (12 replies)
... I had a really bad cold about 4 weeks ago and was left with a hacking cough and loads of phlegm on my chest. GP said he couldnt help as I didnt have an infection. I have almost got rid of it now by the following method. ... (12 replies)
... This year I have had bronchitis 3 times this last time turned to pneumonia. Started mid September and I am still dealing with it. I have had 2 rounds of antibiotics, 2 weeks of steroids and on Symbicort, Advair, and Atrovent. ... (0 replies)
... I'd like any help or guidance you can provide to diagnose exactly what is going on with my lungs here. I saw my GP just a few days ago and was told everything is fine. Any help is greatly appreciated. ... (7 replies)
... not a bad cold, just your regular cold. ... (1 replies)
... My doctor gave me an EKG, which turned out normal, and I had some blood taken, which I have not heard back on. That was several days ago. My headaches are not as bad or as frequent, but I have developed a cough since. My chest feels strange when I lie down, and I feel an odd pressure on my lungs if I lay flat on my back. ... (1 replies)
... Ten years ago my lung collapsed for no good reason (spontaneous pneumothorax). For nine months I did not do anything for it. In other words, I lived through the pain and never saw a healthcare professional until nine months after the first time I experienced the pain of the collapsed lung. (That is a long time to go with a collapsed lung). From a little research on the... (0 replies)
... t open properly, and a bad cough. ... (1 replies)
... My doc is checking me for bronchiectasis I already have copd of some emphysema and chronic broncitis. this was just my second visit with him, last time he tried to tell me i never had asthma, now I do, he is rather flaky, but seemed calmer this time and like really listened. ... (12 replies)
... Chronic bronchitis, however, can improve. Even if colds still settle in your chest and become bronchitis, they will be milder and not last as long, and the cough and phlegm in your chest between episodes will be much, much less. ... (5 replies)
... That is inappropriate for a doctor to do and it could kill you! Yes, you can feel worse for a couple of days after starting an ATB. The medicine is loosening the phlegm so you will cough more to get it up. Hang in there and drink loads of water. Bactrim is a cephalesporin,so you need lots of fluids with it. ... (13 replies)
... Id ask the dr for something else other than BACTRIM..The stuff just doesnt do the trick..I played around that for 3 weeks when I had pneumonia and I got worse so bad until the point my lung formed an abscess ..Took me 3 months to even get the mess cleared up.. ... (13 replies)
... still not sure what it was but one of the kids was later diagnosed with "whooping cough? ... (13 replies)
... I too have had the same problems that you describe. It started about 4 years ago, and it has been really bad the last 2. I've had Pleurisy 6 times in the last 3 years and Bronchitis twice in same length of time. ... (30 replies)
... e back suddenly during my last pregnancy. I took allergy shots for 4 years, went back for a recheck, found out the shots helped minimally. He also diagnosed me with asthma after a spirometry test. I showed obstruction in small airways which he said was typical of asthma. ... (5 replies)
... atchy throat, but nothing major. However in the past that has sometimes turned into a cold, so I aggressively took the vitamin C and that went away, but left me with phlegm in my chest and throat that I have to spit up several times during the day. It is very productive and my breathing is still good. ... (5 replies)


Associated Tags: chronic cough, collapsed lung, persistent cough, pneumothorax, spontaneous pneumothorax

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