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Pottstown, PA
A 55-year-old male asked:

When i user my nebulizor my smokers cough turns into non stop coughing and feels like pepper is in my throat?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Frances Ilozue
Family Medicine 26 years experience
See a doctor: Speak with you doctor about changing the medication that goes in the nebulizing machine.
Dr. Catherine Spratt turner
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Cough and smoking: your "smoker's cough" maybe more than that. Several other issues such as asthma and chronic obstructive pulm disease( like chronic bronchitis) can have chronic coughs. When you use your nebulizer you are able to take deeper breaths which maybe triggering the spasm in your airway. FIRST STOP SMOKING!! and you should get a evaluation by your doctor including pulmonary function testing and xray.

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Last updated Oct 4, 2016

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