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metallic taste in my mouth when I cough

A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Meng Syn
Dr. Meng Syn answered
37 years experience Dentistry
Metalic taste: The metallic taste is probably from the phlem that you are coughing up. The most common causes of metallic tasting phlem are a side effect of medicat ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Hsu
17 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
See your doctor : If you have had lingering cough and wheezing for 2 months you should go back to your doctor. It could be serious.
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
What: What are you waiting for? Please call your GP as soon as possible.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Reflux?: The metallic taste can be from acid reflux, which is a common cause of dry cough. Rarely, refluxed acid can be inhaled causing airway irritation and ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Taj Jiva
Dr. Taj Jiva answered
44 years experience Internal Medicine
Need to see Doc.: Chronic cough can be related to allergic rhinitis, post nasal drip, chronic sinus condition, chronic bronchitis, gerd, bronchial asthma, bronchiectesi ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Sounds like asthma: You likely have bronchial asthma which is often worsened by breathing in cold and dry air. Interestingly dust mites population usually increases from ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Anne Phelan-adams
Specializes in Family Medicine
Medical care: I don't know what risk factors you might have for an underlying cause, but,regardless, a cough that lasts a month or more requires evaluation. The me ... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience Family Medicine
Probably phelgm: Mucous secretion due to that produced in the upper sinus passages and upper airway as well at that produced in the lower respiratory tree can drain in ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Sanober Kable
19 years experience Pulmonology
Depends: Depends on if you have other symptoms of infection for example Fever/chills elevated white count. If cough is productive you should get sputum culture ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gutti Rao
Dr. Gutti Rao answered
45 years experience Hospital-based practice
?bronchitis: Six weeks of these symptoms may be due to bronchitis if are a smoker. Other causes could be pleurisy or underlying pneumonia. Time to get checked.
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