... I have been using a CPAP 10+ years; High Blood Pressure under control with meds; GERD with meds; High Triglycerides with meds. Coughing all day, with mucus at times. Mornings are worse, as soon as I remove my mask, it's as if I am taking my first breath, coughing up mucus. Fine afterwards or until the evening coughing during the day making my back hurt.
I have had major... (0 replies)
... Spitting up, I don't tend to cough at all with it which has made me think it's not lungs but perhaps my throat as it comes up so easily if you understand. ... (4 replies)
... Yes, It seems so. I've found info on-line, like on youtube etc. I will follow-up with my dr. next week. (Should be this week, but I'm going away for a wedding). I hope to get more answers from him then. If I cough, it's dry and not usually phlegm-producing. I've had constant pain in the right side of my chest since August. Not sure if that's caused by the bronchiectasis... (6 replies)
... I was recently diagnosed with Bronchiectasis! Most of the symptoms apply to me except coughing up phlegm! My cough seems dry and non-productive. I was sent to a Pulmonary Doctor and he ordered a CT scan and ex ray to come to this conclusion. I've also done a Pulmonary Function Test. Treated for a month with prednisone and a rescue inhaler. Now on Montelukast Sodium... (6 replies)
... Some other things that have been happening is a sensation of something "crawling" up my throat from time to time. And for the past month, I have had a cough that comes and goes. Sometimes it is intense, other times it is not. ... (0 replies)
... 36 yr old female. Have been smoking for 15 years, first 10 years 10-12 cigs a day; 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. Still... (0 replies)
... ne, lungs are always clear, but she horrible coughing fits EVERY DAY. I am a nurse and have dealt with every lung disorder you can imagine and have never heard a cough like this. ... (0 replies)
... The cough that goes along with Emphysema...is that a permanent thing or will it go away? ... (0 replies)
... I have a persistant cough with a sore, scratchy throat. I have COPD and am on Symbicort and Ventolin. With no real results. ... (0 replies)
... I too have been suffering with a chronic cough for a number of years, first it was happening during the day & when I rolled onto my left side at night, had all sorts of test and nothing came back as causing the problem, the specialist mentioned Acid reflux but skiped over this as I was on medication for this, over the years it became worse & started getting it as soon as I... (2 replies)
... The main causes of a chronic dry cough are:
-Post Nasal Drip (PND)
If you are having acid reflux issues, you may need to get another GI opinion. You can have a normal Endoscopy and still have acid reflux problems. Acid refluxing can irritate the lungs and/or the throat. You can try searching LPR on the boards here for more... (2 replies)
... I had this chronic cough. It will be a year in November. And my birthday is in November. I want my cough gone by then. Its when I am up and moving around I cough hard. I also cough clear liquid from acid reflux. My mom thinks it is my thyroid. But funny thing is when I am relaxed I do not cough. I went to my PCP. ... (2 replies)
... Good advice, thanks.
I have a inhaler prescribed by my doctor that manages my asthma. I have asthma from birth. I just thought there might be something good enough over the counter. Don't want to go to a doctor just for cough syrup;) (2 replies)
... Over the counter cough syrups aren't very strong, and they're not particularly helpful to most asthmatics. ... (2 replies)
... What is the best cough medicine with a brongilator function to speed up my healing process? ... (2 replies)
... I have had a cough since March, BUT it has changed some. ... (0 replies)
... I have had a cough since March, BUT it has changed some. ... (1 replies)
... These may not be connected but when she was about 2 she contracted a croup virus caught from her cousin who apart from the cough was ok....my daughter however had to be admitted to hospital with breathing difficulty as the doctor said it had gone into her chest.... ... (3 replies)
... Hi...I'm impressed there's a "cough clinic". I've never heard of one. It's good they're checking your daughter for reflux...it can be a common reason for coughing.
I'm assuming she's had breathing testing done?
If the x-rays and the reflux and allergy testing ends up being clear, I think there should be three things for sure that she should have done.....an... (3 replies)
... Hi my daughter who is 25 non smoker has been suffering with a cough on and off for several years.... ... (3 replies)