A 25-year-old male asked:
Ive been coughing up mucus for over a week my mucus is white or slightly yellow last tuesday i woke up feeling sick my head hurt i was congested and throat was sore.those symptoms are gone now but im still coughing up mucus im not sure why?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Urology 36 years experience
Seems you are recovering from an upper resp tract infection and sometimes it takes a few days for it to clear up. Drink plenty of fluids, try a humidifier at night and an OTC cough medicine. You should be OK in a few days. Good luck
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