... last 5 years a pack a day. I've always had problems with lingering bronchitis, even as a child. Had a really bad bout of bronchitis about 2 years ago. It lasted about 4 months. Soon after recovering I noticed that I was coughing up brown specks in my phlegm. I quit smoking 1 year ago. ... (0 replies)
... Beth about the cough meds. If nothing else, get something OTC. ... (2 replies)
... You sound like me just worse. I also was diagnosed with having bronchitis and my doctor gave me steriods to help with the swelling. I have asthma on top of this so I am used to the barking cough. ... (2 replies)
... I have had bronchitis for 2 weeks accompanied with a terrible deep cough (sounds like a dog). Although the doctor thinks its viral, he still put me on Z pack. I have 1 pill left to take for tomorrow. There has been no improvement in my condition. Cannot sleep at night. It's a horrible experience. I am starting to ache all over from the
strain of coughing.
Help, looking for... (2 replies)
... have been plagued with them since my childhood. I have always had sinus problems and when I was in my early 30's developed a severe case of bronchitis. I had a lingering cough that took forever to go away. Every winter after that I developed bronchitis really easily, usually had it about twice a year. ... (4 replies)
... whatever I had was just a little infection, and I have just begun more treatment with Biaxin today to sese if it will help me again. This cough and these worsened breathing problems feel a whole lot like what I had months ago, and part of me is scared that it may be being caused by a blood clot. ... (4 replies)
... I had either bronchitis or a very bad cold/cough early in February. I got on medication pretty fast and it went away. Then the beginning of March I got a little scratchy 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... (5 replies)
... I am with you...as I tell people who say you don't sound good, I feel fine other than the annoying cough and the need to blow my nose. ... (5 replies)
... This is the first time I have had bronchitis. I went to the doctor and put me on antibiotics a couple of weeks ago which stopped the colored phlegm.
I now only have clear phlegm, cough and a little bit of rattling/wheezing/raspy breath sounds.
Anyone else have any insight into this? (5 replies)
... I had a bad case of asthmatic bronchitis earlier this year, and I get bronchitis repeatedly. It can last for a while. Go to the doctor if you haven't. ... (5 replies)
... Just trying to get some peace of mind that the cough and raspy breathing might be over soon. ... (5 replies)
... weeks, but I have had this lingering, persistant cough that won't go away and I don't smoke and I am only 34. ... (6 replies)
... I've had repeated episodes of bronchitis that turned into pneumonia in both my lungs. I, too, coughed and coughed after the pneumonia was gone. ... (3 replies)
... I get bronchitis fairly often, and I have had pneumonia in both of my lungs several times. ... (2 replies)