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A 24-year-old female asked:

I stopped smoking on 4/7 i was already sick/coughing now i have left rib pain, sore throat, and wheezing (asthma) is this normal albuterol not helping?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 40 years experience
Not normal: and you need to see your doctor, the rib pain is most probably due to the severe cough; albuterol may need to be doubled to have an effect or you may need something else after doctor's evaluation, best wishes

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Last updated Apr 12, 2017

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