... Brown phlegm is usually a infection or discoloured mucus due to old blood. ... (1 replies)
... hi all, for the past year i have been coughing up phlegm, it varies in colour from clear to brown, i have had a chest x ray which was clear, could it be an allergy? (1 replies)
... It seem that everytime that I eat a meal, I begin to experience an excessive amount of phlegm being produced. This brings on coughing and the entire cycle may take an hour or so to calm back down. By that time I am wiped out, headache etc. ... (5 replies)
... tor is just trying to make sure you don't have a pneumonia brewing. When someone has a viral illness, sometimes the virus can irritate the airways to both cause excessive phlegm production as well as cause constriction so wheezing happens. ... (2 replies)
... I have had mucus for 30yrs now. I do not smoke, nor have asthma, nor bronchial problems, nor breathing problems. No doctor has managed to dry it up. I did read one article that it is caused by fast cooling off of body. When my body feels hot & have cool breeze blowing I feel it. So there may be no cure. As long as I bring it up I am OK. Kenjoyn (5 replies)
Since my post I saw the ENT and they scoped me there and he says he thinks it IS reflux. He said my larynx is red and inflamed and has streaking. He has me on Protonix. How long do these things take to work? I see no difference yet.
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Its just weird, I find it hard to believe its Reflux. I never heard of redlux causing excess mucous... (5 replies)
... Fibrostinks, I was wondering if you have fibromyalgia. I'm just assuming from your username anyway. Guiafenesin (sp?) has been studied as a potential medication for fibromyalgia. Its brand name is Mucinex. It also helps to thin out mucus, both post-nasal drip and cough with congestion. I think you should ask your doctor about it, because it seems like you could benefit in more... (5 replies)
... nstantly have to clear my throat, which is unproductive. Sometimes it feels the mucous is sitting on my gag reflex and It gags me. Sometimes the sensation of the phlegm makes me so nervous because I fear it will block my esophogus and I cant get it up or down. I already drink 3 quarts of water a day and nothing works. ... (5 replies)
... I have had black specs im my phlegm. I have not had excessive amounts but I have been noticing it for quite a while. If anyone has had this or knows anything about it, please let me know. God bless! ... (2 replies)
... Other than that I breath normal no shortnes of breath really, not excessive coughing or phlegm. ... (0 replies)