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Coughing when breathing

A 1-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on cause: There are some bacterial pneumonias that respond rather quickly with most symptoms gone within a week or two.There are some non-bacterial pneumonias t ... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Oscar Vazquez
17 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Get evaluated: Coughing during eating can be caused by reflux disease, dysphagia or problems with motility of the esophagus, or simply from eating too fast. A recnt ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Schwarzman
46 years experience Emergency Medicine
Follow Up: This should be evaluated by a medical professional. It may only be a cold or bronchitis but it could be pneumonia.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
35 years experience Clinical Psychology
See your Dr ASAP: Especially if you are pregnant and w/ your cardiac condition, have an exam. At the least, you'll know if your rib is cracked (probably not) and you'll ... Read More
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Problematic : The combination of symptoms could mean that a simple viral upper respiratory infection is now tracking lower down into the lungs. The shortness of br ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
40 years experience Pediatrics
Best thing : To do is take her to her doctor. The grunting is a bit concerning
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Infection : It sounds like a respiratory infection but difficult to tell if it is bronchitis or pneumonia. You need to see a physician to get a definitive diagnos ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Alternative: I don't know the contraindication to albuterol but there is Levalbuterol as alternative. In addition, an inhaled steroid is usually indicated for chro ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doc today: Sounds like you're sick! You need to get seen. You might have strep throat and that needs to be treated with antibiotics to prevent long-term compli ... Read More
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RUNNY NOSE: Could be hay fever and you may need some antihistamines like loratadine. Also make sure you are not spiking fevers, green phlegm or have any SOB. If s ... Read More

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