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Why is my cough worse in the morning

A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olakitan Akinjagunla
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Evaluation: This is not normal. The cause of chronic cough could be something in the lungs ,heart or gastrointestinal tract such as reflux. A medical evaluation i... Read More

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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marcela Riojas
Family Medicine 17 years experience
Chronic cough: If a cough persists more than 8 weeks then it’s considered chronic and you need to be evaluated by ENT to make sure it’s not coming from post nasal dr... Read More
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
? GERD: Reflux can cause such symptoms, especially if you have already sensitive airways, you can can try OTC antacid / PPI, but read the labels carefully, an... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
A Verified Doctoranswered
40 years experience
Cough: I would see a doctor today. May be bronchitis or a pneumonia and with the kidney pain, I would check it out.
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatrics and Pediatric Pulmonology 37 years experience
Influenza/COVID 19: Please see your physician for screening to rule out influenza and COVID 19. Have vaccinations on schedule and treat underlying conditions. Avoid medic... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Possibly more....: 10 days is pretty long for a common cold. If your are coughing up colored phlegm or having colored nasal discharge you may have a sino-bronchial syndr... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Smith
Internal Medicine 33 years experience
Left lower abdomen: Could be pulled muscle could be colon could be hernia if you develope fever see physician.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Benda, jr
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 35 years experience
Chronic sinusitis?: This could be chronic sinusitis, reflux, or other problems. I would start with an ENT in the states. A chest x ray would be a good start in any case... Read More
A 51-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 58 years experience
Incomplete question: But it seems you have recovered and do not need any treatment at this stage.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Yes: You should see a doctor. It sounds to me like could be some allergens causing you to cough like that. There are many good medications that can help yo... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Mease
Pediatrics 49 years experience
Many Causes of Cough: Does she have a history of asthma? Does she cough during the day? How long has the cough been a problem. Cough likely caused by either postnasal d... Read More