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when I lay down to go to sleep I start coughing
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Im not sick.... But every night i lay down to go to sleep i start coughing an it wont stop... Durin the day time i feel fine?
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I gave my son cetrizine earlier today but he has a cough that is persistent and wont let him go to sleep. can i give him some cough medicine?
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6 months ago i had a cold and after the cold went away the cough lingered. When i go to sleep my boyfriend tells me i don't cough at all. Sometimes not talking helps. Should i be concerned?
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When ever i go to sleep...I can't breathe and i cough a lot sometimes. I also have asthma.Sometimes i feel chest pain?
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My son only cough, sneeze and sniffle at night when he's trying to go to sleep. It happens quite often. He has allergies but only does this at night.
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I cant go to sleep. Whenever i felt sleep i been pulled by a cough and wakes up.Mucus builds up in throat.ts been 2 days without any sleep. Any help?
Dr. Kathy Robinson answered
31 years experience Family Medicine
Try benadryl (diphenhydramine): Sounds like you may be having allergies and mucus building up when you lie down. Try propping your head up a bit and taking 25 mg of diphenhydramine ( ... Read More
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