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how do you get rid of a bad cough fast

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Get rid of the infec: See u physician for evaluation and work up , take u medication, try to rest and take enough fluid.

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A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Miller
9 years experience Family Medicine
Diagnose and treat: The cough is just a symptom of whatever is going on. Find and treat the underlying cause and the cough will go away. See your doc for a proper evaluat ... Read More
Dr. Joshi Aditi
Specializes in General Practice
Well..: What is the cause of your cough? To get rid of a cough cough medicine usually does the trick, a natural way believe it or not is dark chocolate, it co ... Read More
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Dr. Sue Ferranti
28 years experience Internal Medicine
Diagnosis...: In order to treat a chronic cough, it is necessary to identify the etiology of the cough. Various possibilities include bronchospasm, gerd, post-nasal ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zacharisen
32 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Depends on cause: Since coughing can be a symptom of many disorders, the response to treatment depends on appropriate treatment. A physician can diagnose the cause of ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Sinha
52 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Things: Vicks fomula 44, or delsym (dextromethorphan) cough syrup best is find out the cause of your cough.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Doug Ballan
29 years experience Family Medicine
ASTHMA TREATMENTS: Often, a bronchitis -especially with wheezing-can get better quicker with asthma treatment medications.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Cooke
21 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Unclear: Unclear, but could be one of many things. Best next approach is to contact your primary care provider and undergo a detailed physical exam.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bert Bergland
46 years experience Family Medicine
Cough: It is not clear what you mean by "bad, " but if it is associated with fever, difficulty breathing, blueness around the lips or fingertips, wheezing, e ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Reflux: Aside from small frequent meals, and sitting up for half an hour before lying down your child should be on a ppi like zantac (ranitidine) taken after ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Chronic cough: can very well be your sinuses with chronic post nasal discharge causing the lingering cough, it can last for weeks after a cold, but months, that need ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aimee Barton
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Lymph node: It sounds like a lymph node. There is nothing you can do to get rid of it. Lymph nodes swell up as they filter out infection causing agents from the b ... Read More

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