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dry cough that gets worse at night

A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tarek Hamid
9 years experience Dentistry
Allergic !: That could be allergic if that is the only symptom, seasonal or to meds that you are taking, there are many otc cough suppressants that can help, if p ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
Bronchitis : Is a viral disease characterized by prolonged, excessive, dry coughing. He most common symptom of acute bronchitis is a cough that is dry. Acute bronc ... Read More
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A 4-year-old male asked:
Dr. Liesl Venter
Specializes in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Consult your doctor: Could be due to exposure to allergens, smoke, or viruses. Asthma also a possibility. Best consult with your doctor
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Not necessarily: A simple cough may persist for weeks as the lung repairs the airways and expels the residual debris with a cough. A return of fever or worsening sympt ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Bassman
45 years experience Dentistry
Hard to say: Your immunity defense may be very lower right and make you more susceptible to other ailments. Is there potentially an allergy that you may have tha ... Read More
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Not necessarily: Dry cough may be related to the delay healing of the tissues of the upper respiratory tract. If that is all you have in the way of symptoms this may ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
35 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: You should see a doctor. It sounds to me like could be some allergens causing you to cough like that. There are many good medications that can help yo ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Resee your doctor: The cough may not be a bacterial process. The cause needs to be evaluated.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sean Agazanof
11 years experience Pharmacology
Asthma: Could be related to either Asthma or Allergies. Check with your physician about that. Fresno does have cocci in the air as well which might contribute ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. A. tarig Ahmed
15 years experience Internal Medicine
Cough: Cough has many reasons and asthma is one of them. More history is needed. You need to be evaluated by a physician to answer your question.
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A 33-year-old female asked:
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Could be cold: It might be cold symptoms Also it might be related to allergic reaction to something like pollens. An allergic reaction might cause an increase in nas ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Z pac: Z pac usually clears up respiratory problems such as cough.Try taking NyQuil before going to sleep as well as using a humidifier
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
36 years experience Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology
Asthma.: I would suggest an evaluation for asthma, cardiac function and possible use of inhaled medications.

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