... Hi. Went to the doctor today. He said that he has seen many bad cases of bronchitis this year. He said that it could take a few months for my cough and wheezing to go away. He prescribed me an inhaler called Advair to use for two weeks with one refill. ... (3 replies)
... Hi. I have the exact same problem, except my wheezing comes and goes. ... (3 replies)
... It sounds like you still have some inflammation resulting from your bronchitis. I have asthma and when I get bronchitis it takes a long time for symptoms to go completely away. ... (3 replies)
... Lately I've been having a really tough time with my lungs. 2 months ago i came down with a bad cold that a month later turned into acute bronchitis. I was treated with antibiotics and the usuall stuff they give you, and it seemed to've went away. But a month after the infection cleared up, I notice that every night I experience a whistling sound when i breathe, like I'm still... (3 replies)
... I went to the doctor on the 9th with breathing problems and wheezing, but the doctor said my lungs were clear and sent me home. A week later, the wheezing got worse and I had to go to the Immedia Care Center. ... (2 replies)
... I had bronchitis last month. Started on Biaxin with no improvement. I was coughing constantly and wheezing. Went back to the doctor and he renewed the Biaxin for another week. ... (4 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'd go to another doctor if I could, if I were you.
It sounds like bronchitis, in that the pain is in the middle of your chest, but the swallowing thing is something else. That's how I know it when I get bronchitis; the pain in the middle of my chest, usually with some wheezing.
Especially if you're a smoker and have been, this may be any number of things, including... (4 replies)
... The most important thing with bronchitis is to get as much mucus as you can up. Leaving it down there can cause pneumonia. ... (6 replies)
... I did end up going and they gave me Biaxin for bronchitis. I finished them today but I still have congestion and coughing. Feels like I have mucus caught in my lung tubes keep trying to cough it up and when I do its yellow and thick. Now my daughter has the flu with a bad cough like I had so maybe I had a touch of flu that went to bronchitis? (4 replies)
... I'm a 21 year old female..college student, very active, never smoked. Recently I've been feeling wheezing in my lungs (can't hear it but i can feel it) and some left chest pain but it doens't get worse or better with any positions or breath depth. It's not horrible but more just annoying. I've also been coughing some. Could this be pneumonia, bronchitis, or something more... (2 replies)
... hi i have posted about this ongoing problem i am having,
congestion in throat, cant get it out
clicking feeling of phlegm in throat when i take a deep cough
sinus drainage all the time
and wheezing noise sometimes from right lung
doc says it is allergies and asthma and mild bronchitis i am freaking out because everytime i take a deep cough i have a feeling of something at... (5 replies)
... Hello. I had bronchitis a couple of months ago. Took 3 antibiotics and a long time to get over it. While I had it I had some wheezing when I took in deep breaths. ... (0 replies)
... You must know what you are talking about and have listened with a stethoscope. I haven't been to the Dr, it seems to be getting less of a coughing problem, I cough up clear gunk if I can get it up far enough to see, mostly it is like clearing the throat kind of cough. But when I was at the worst for coughing I sounded like a "barking seal" and the sound from my left upper side... (4 replies)
... It could be bronchitis. A lot of the time, if a person has wheezing when listening with a stethoscope (or if you know how your chest feels when your airways get constricted) and there is a negative chest x-ray for pneumonia, it is very likely bronchitis...assuming one doesn't have asthma.
If you smoke, and you have produced phlegm when coughing, daily for at least two... (4 replies)
... Thank you for replying. This helped me out a lot. Since I know it can't get medication from a doctor. I am going to prevent it from getting worse. Lots of rest, fluids and cough meds. Thanks again. (2 replies)
... Because bronchitis usually results from a viral infection, your doctor won't give you antibiotics, which aren't effective against viruses. ... (2 replies)
My boyfriend is 31 and occasionally smokes (at most a pack a week, usually more like 2-3 cigs a week), but he's had this problem "for as long as he can think".
He has no problem catching breath in general, is quite fit albeit not exactly sporty. But occasionally, maybe once every other month, he will wake up in the morning and have thick mucus in his lungs, which... (2 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. ... (0 replies)
... For a couple of months now, I've been having problems with pleurisy and bronchitis... For those of you that know what the hospitals are like around here... lol.
All they did was give me penicillin to make sure it didn't turn into pneumonia, and wanted me to get a vaporizer thing.
I was like "LOL, yeah like my family can afford a vaporizer", and she was like "If your... (0 replies)