A member asked:

I have had a cough for 2 and a half weeks. i cannot take a full breath of air without coughing and i get a jolt of pain i'm my ribs when i do. ?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh answered

Specializes in Pediatric Allergy and Asthma

Mgt: I would recommend a visit with your doctor to discuss whether you may have asthma or a lung infection. Coughing can worsen reflux and taking an antacid may alleviate the pain. A virtual appt is available online to follow up: healthtap.com/DosanjhMD Code: NCYHPZ

Answered 3/16/2015

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