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A 32-year-old female asked:

I have really severe tickly dry cough that sometimes i vomit. its there the last week and half. now my ribs and stomach are so sore from coughing?

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Dr. Robert Stachler
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 32 years experience
Cough with sore ribs: Try the OTC delsym (dextromethorphan) for your cough or get a codeine preparation from your doctor. The rib pain can be treated with Motrin or in severe cases, a mild muscle relaxant. You can always try gargling with chloroseptic OTC . Good luck and feel better!
Last updated Nov 2, 2020


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