A 60-year-old female asked:
I 've had a cough for the last 3 months, on and off. \\
don't have asthma or emphesema
did have edema, am on lasix (furosemide) or a water pill 40 mg.
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Determine cause: Chronic cough is most commonly due to 3 conditions: asthma, post-nasal drip, or GERD (heartburn). You might have one or a combination of all three. Post-viral cough is also very common and can last for weeks. Further workup by Allergist is helpful as they can perform a more detailed assessment including skin testing, pulmonary function testing, and.chest x-ray. Treatment will depend on cause.
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Last updated Feb 27, 2015
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