... For over 3 years I have been coughing & choking my guts out. I have buckets of phelgm. I cough it up and choke on it. My throat will get so tickly ,even at night and keep me up.. It is so embarrassing and humiliating because people think I am choking to death.. My throat gets froggy all the time and I have to clear it. I have to carry tissues and a ziploc bag all the time... (5 replies)
... I saw some threads where there were numerous cases of people coughing or sneezing which caused headache but there were no solution. Just to let you know I had this problem for over 1 year. I first got this problem when I had a flu and I took antibiotics to cure. ... (0 replies)
... Honey, you need to do what 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. I think the phlem and cough is due to sinus drainage... (12 replies)
... or cough for at least an hour. I can not fully rest, and if I do, the phlegm wakes me up, start coughing for at least 30 minutes before it stops. ... (12 replies)
... that although I think there is relation with the fact I smoke, it usually wasn't lasting that long and being like that. She checked my chest while breathing and coughing and said I had a bronchitis. ... (2 replies)
... it's time you saw your Doctor. It sounds like you have a chest infection. Coughing will give you a bad headache. Meanwhile, try and purchase some OTC cough syrup and see if this helps at all and drink plenty of fluids. ... (2 replies)
... The coughing really bothers me in everything I do. And on bad days, laying down is almost out of question because I won't stop coughing at all then... ... (2 replies)
... You & Ann will definitely be in my prayers too. I am glad you have the problem solved with the carpet. Man what a bummer to have that problem. As you say, our lungs can't handle usual stuff everyone else can. These meds really mess up your stomach. Look at me, I am suppose to be on 3 forty milligram Nexium a day. I have backed myself off to 2 a day right now but when... (237 replies)
... wks later. I am still having what I call coughing jags... ... (7 replies)
I'm 41 year old male, no health problems, don't smoke, etc.
Since Thursday/Friday, I've been feeling really crummy...and all my symptoms point to acute bronchitis. I've had phlegm with coughing (phlegm colour: yellow), a bit of a rattle in my chest when breathing, slight shortness of breath, achyness, fatigue, headache, possibly mild fever. I'm not sneezing, no... (0 replies)
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... iriva inhaler and said if it did not work he would try another one. He did not seem to be overly concerned about my condition. The Spiriva has not helped with my coughing at all, it only seems to make it worse. ... (4 replies)
... Actually, now that you mention it - I came to live at home with my very disabled family (my sister and mother have severe motor disabilities - I wanted to be close at hand incase of emergencies) so I've had the small room for a long time. I have noticed that each year in winter I get progressively sicker. Finally, this year, right in the middle of these past six weeks, I... (12 replies)
... headache, it hurt when I coughed, when I coughed I would go into a coughing fit, after about 45 to a minute of non stop coughing I would cough up green stuff, I also couldnt really do much of anything but managed to go to work everyday. ... (1 replies)
... Hi there, I'm new to these boards and have lurked here for a considerable amount of time, especially with all the added stress I have from my new mystery condition.
A quick timeline recap:
Christmas to late February - repeated chest infections. At christmas suffered bout of Pneumonia. Also suffered a lot of mucus being coughed up. My nose is clear, and post nasal drip... (12 replies)
... About 2 weeks ago I suddenly got a somewhat infrequent cough but it was deep, felt congested deep in my chest, and had a few sort of wheezy sensations (like when I breathed in deep as if something stuck together for a sec). Was very tired, no other symptoms, not even before that. I rested, it seemed to mostly go away.
Then I awoke 2 days ago and it was back... some... (0 replies)
... e helped by tylenol. However, I have horrible tightness in my chest and feel like I cannot breathe deeply even when I'm not coughing.. Between this feeling and coughing I am having a very difficult time sleeping. ... (2 replies)
... i walked out to get the mail and got short of breath but felt fine. Then about 2 hours later fever of 101 next day same, with chills, aches headache and just a slight shortness of breath, but felt like in my bronchial tubes. ... (0 replies)
... take an allergy decongestant pill at night to help the coughing a little bit,think im getting to use to it, doesnt seem to do as well as it used to. ... (50 replies)
... no appetite, a headache and a wicked cough. ... (4 replies)