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Random coughing attacks

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Pulmonology 36 years experience
Mgt: Following a respiratory infection, you may need a steroid inhaler to decrease the associated inflammation. The albuterol provides a temporary relief t... Read More

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Hard to say: Cough attacks may come from a variety of sources and maladies: asthma, infection ( pneumonia, bronchitis, abcess) post nasal drip, allergy, gastroesop... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
No typical : And among many other possibilities, from chronic lung infections, aspirated material, allergies and asthma among the most common.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Coughing: You may have bronchitis or a possible asthma attack. See you doctor for a possible chest x ray.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Keith Robinson
Pulmonology 21 years experience
Cough: When is your cough more pronounced? Morning? Night? When laying down? All day? And is the cough the same? I would think its your sinuses first, bas... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Coutts ii
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Honey: Try 1 TBS honey (raw preferably) every 4 hrs for your cough.
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Raphael Peralta
Specializes in Family Medicine
Ibuprofen: Drink lots of fluids and take Ibuprofen or tylenol (acetaminophen).
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julie Abbott
Preventive Medicine 45 years experience
This type of pain: suggests rib or pleura (the lung and heart lining) problems. My first thought might be a rib fracture..perhaps a fall or injury when you didn't apprec... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Isaacs
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Cough: A cough can be one of the most perplexing and elusive of symptoms to pin down. From what you have said an allergy, bronchitis, sinusitis, medication ... Read More

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