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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
A 22-year-old female asked:

Bronchitis- how can i stop gagging when i cough? i take shallow breaths to avoid coughing. taking tessalon perles (benzonatate) but still have coughing fits.

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Mgt: I would suggest an inbox consultation. If you have been coughing for three weeks or more, please see your physician for a chest imaging study and pulmonary function test. Your GERDmay worsen during a viral illness, and medication may be adjusted
Last updated Aug 30, 2016

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