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A 30-year-old female asked:

My son coughs in the morning but stops pass 9am or 10am. then he will cough again at night around 12midnight or 2am but it won't last 5 minutes during?

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Post nasal drip?: Post nasal drip can sometimes cause cough in the morning and at night. If he is unwell, losing weight, bringing up blood when he coughs, has fevers you should see a doctor immediately. Otherwise I would speak to your doctor about possible treatments and get him checked out.
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Could be reflux: You need to take him to a doctor and have him evaluated for reflux. There are many reasons for cough but the kind that gets triggered when lying down is often from gastroesophageal reflux disease.

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