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how to release mucus from chest

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
25 years experience Pediatrics
Humidity is safest: Increasing humidity and water intake is a natural start, since children under 2 years are not candidates for cough and cold medications. Excessive co ... Read More
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Cough: Her cough may be due to a postnasal drip. Using salt water nose drops will help. Also, use a vaporizer , especially while sleeping. In addition, eleva ... Read More

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charlene Sojico
41 years experience Pediatrics
Non- productive: Cough- drink plenty of warm liquids to help thin out the thick mucus clogging up the airway and take an expectorant ( guaiafenesin) to loosen it up. ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Rosin
48 years experience Internal Medicine
Only if dried out: Normally mucous moves out of your chest and is replaced by more mucous. One can produce increasing amounts which becomes increasingly more difficult ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
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Snot: Similar to the clear snot you blow out your nose!
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
40 years experience Geriatrics
Chronic chest mucus: If "a long time" is more than three months then this is suspicious for either chronic bronchitis or with brochiectasis and you should see a pulmonary ... Read More
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A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
You : You likely have a lot of mucus to cause the rattling. The first thing is to stay away from cigarette smoke if you know smokers. The second thing is to ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
43 years experience General Surgery
Reflux or sinuses: This is typical of a reflux problem or allergy sinusitis with porterior drainage that either one or both some times go to your wind pipe and irritated ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bin Sung
Dr. Bin Sung answered
34 years experience Pediatrics
Chest percussion : Sometimes the chest congestion you heard is actually a sound transmits from the upper airway, i.e. Nose or throat. If your baby really has chest conge ... Read More
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Amit Uppal
16 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
Need more info: Do you have fever or shortness of breath? Any chronic lung conditions? Are you a smoker?
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
55 years experience Internal Medicine
You need a chest: xray but I suspect an allergy
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