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Lungs And Chest Congested With Cough For A Month
I have a chesty cough, week body and a runny nose with a head, sometimes I have chest pain and shortness in breath?
Deoxygenated blood enters the lungs from the right side of the heart and travels to the lungs. When you inspire, oxygen flows into the lungs, transverses the capilliares and attaches to hemoglobin down a gradient. At the same time, co2 diffuses into the capilaries and is expelled with exhalation. Oxygen rich blood then flows to the left side of the heart and into the ...Read more
I have post-nasal drip, a nonproductive cough, and a tickly throat. Cough began with stuffy nose, deeper in chest a week ago. Chest cold, allergies?
Either: It could be either and the best one to tell is the doctor who examines you. Go see someone soon. ...Read more
I diagnosed and treated me for whooping cough. Is it normal for me to be coughing up phlegm and blood and having a runny nose with mucus and blood?
I am getting over having whooping cough. For the past week cough up phlegm with traces of blood. And also my nose is running with mucus and blood?
Recently suffered with a cold, the cough I have had for 7 days now. Coughing up green phlegm with blood and coughing when exhaling, pain in chest?
I've had a cold with a productive and raspy cough followed now with lots of sinus pressure and congestion for over 3 weeks. Sinus infection? See a dr?
See a doc: Because this is going on for so long, it's worthwhile to get checked. Antibiotics are rarely needed for bronchitis or sinusitis, but when symptoms persist for over 2 weeks, especially if they are getting worse... Sometimes antibiotics are what you need. Your doctor will be able to help you out with this one. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had a fever for two days after got a horrible cough could hardly talk I cough up phlegm shortness of breath and raspy sound in my chest.
Treated for pleurisy 2 weeks ago with steroids and amoxicillin. I am worse now with pain/shortness of breath, dry throat and cough and nasal congestion.
Had stuffy head and congested chest for a week or so. Cough with it. Some pain in chest. Now have extremely sore throat. Time to be seen?
Sick : If you have been sick over a week you ought to see a doc. ...Read more
Treated for strep and sinus infection. I am still congested, runny nose, coughing and have a rattle in my chest when I breathe as well as tightness.
Constantly coughing yellow mucus with a little blood for over 2 and a half weeks. I also wake up with stuffy nose and with more phlegm to cough out.
Cough: One might suspect a chest infection but leave that to the pediatrician to diagnose. Your 7-month-old infant should be checked be the doctor. ...Read more
Start with sore throat and then chest congestion, itching throat, cough with sputum, yellow thick. Is that bronchitis?
Possibly...: Your symptoms may be indicative of bronchitis, either bacterial, viral or even allergic etiology. In order to be sure, you should see your doctor. If you have a bacterial infection, antibiotics may be needed. For viral or allergic etiologies, therapy depends on the precise signs and symptoms present ! ...Read more
Can I give my 18 month old a chest congestion medicine? (Guaifenesin) She had an ear infection and is done with that now this bad mucus cough!
My 11 month has a bad nasal congestion and hoarseness; can only breath with mouth. No fever, cough or sneezing. Started with tummy pain&gas, still on.
For 4 days I have had a dry cough with a heavy feeling in my chest and a constant need to cough feels like my chest is full of mucus. Normal breathing?
Dry cough: This may be a viral upper respiratory tract infection involving the trachea(windpipe). If your home is too dry, get a humidifier, drink liquids, and try an expectorant cough syrup to try to loosen secretions. See a physician if symptoms persist, or if fever, breathlessness,chest pain, wheezing develop. ...Read more
Does an ear infection cause a runny nose and chesty cough trying to get mucus off the chest? Chest clear, throat fine.
No--however: This pattern of symptoms/problems are often linked to a triggering virus. The virus moves into the airway and structures of the head and causes an accumulation of fluid behind the eardrum.Germs invade the ear through the drainage tube to the throat (Eustachian tube) causing a bacterial middle ear infection as a secondary event.The extra symptoms result from viral irritation to the airways. ...Read more
I have had a cough for 2+ months. In morning shower I cough up phlegm. Cough and runny nose sometimes extends thru the day. I don't feel sick, and a non-smoker.
Chronic cough : A chronic cough with nasal symptoms and not feeling sick sounds like an allergic problem. Allergies are a chronic disease that often is annoying but not severe. When severe, allergy patients can have a worse average quality of life than cancer patients. A chronic cough for two months could be a viral bronchitis resolving slowly, or asthma, or a subacute sinus infection. Time to see an allergist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it normal to have a cold or stuffy runny nose, coughing, mucus or nasal drip, chest congestion and wheezing for months on end? Doesn't seem normal!
You are right: It is not normal. With this history, your symtoms sounds like chronic nasal allergy and asthma, but you need to see a doctor to take your history and fully evaluate your condition. Wheezing for months on end can lull a person into thinking it's normal. It is not, and untreated asthma can become life-threatening. Of course, it could be something else. Please see a doctor this week! ...Read more
7weeks old is very congested with green mucus and has a slight cough her chest does rattle and sound raspy I do saline and suction always comes back?
Had gallbladder removed 6 days ago. Have a cough. Chest congested, bringing up green phlegm. Cause for concern?
SEE YOUR DOCTOR: TO DETERMINE CAUSE. YOU COULD HAVE ASPIRATED DURING/AFTER SURGERY ...Read more
Chlorine bleach: fumes can be very irritating but a brief exposure will produce only transient symptoms! You should be fine in 24-48 hours! Hope this is helpful Dr Z ...Read more
43,coughing>5wks in morning/night,after antibiotic phlegm change from green 2 clear but still thick&feel chest congested&tightnessOf breath.cough wors?
How can I tell the difference between chest congestion and congestion in ears, nose, and throat. 4 y/o cough sounds more congested. Concerned 4 pneumo?
Cough = chest: Pulling on ears= ear pain runny/ mucus in nose/ mouth breathing= nasal congestion a baby can have any combination of these symptoms with or without a fever , and have pneumonia.If looks and acts sick, not eating/drinking normally/not alert...U must take to the doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My 3month old.Baby has a cold is very congested, keeps coughing a lot also a low grade fever I gave her tylonel for.How can I help her chest congestion?
Supportive care.....: There are no medications that can be safely given to a 4 month old. Saline nose drops, with gentle bulb suction to remove mucus, a humidifier or vaporizer to keep mucus loose, elevation of your child's head in the crib and a cool/comfortable room temperature will help him feel more comfortable. If her develops a fever, is very cranky, refuses to eat or is breathing fast he should be seen by his md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Sporadic cough - only ever one cough rather than fit - and feeling of lung/chest congestion at night when lying down. Over six months. Worrying? Dr?
Had chest congested past few days now been having a dull pain just below breasts for about an hour now. Pain starting to intensify. What's wrong?
Merits evaluation.: The congestion described could be due to infection, mild heart failure (often a complication of uncontrolled hypertension or of a heart valve problem), pulmonary emboli (blood clots in the lung), or something else. That complaint plus the chest pain merit an immediate visit to your doctor or to an emergency dept at your nearest hospital. ...Read more
Pain in chest, congested feeling , and feeling generally unwell over last few weeks, my doctor ask me what i think i've got?..
Get a 2nd opinion: Not to be flippant, but i would get a second opinion if you are continuing to suffer. ...Read more
I have terrible chest congestion with a itchy cough in my lungs. I am on a z-pac. How long does it usually take to clear up?
Doctor can re-check: After starting antibiotics, things should be better each day after the first 2 days. Otherwise, the doctor can re-check to see if a different antibiotic or a longer course of antibiotics is needed. Sometimes asthma meds such as inhalers and anti-inflammatories like singulair (montelukast) or Prednisone are also needed. If doing well, a mild residual cough can be around for a couple of weeks, improving daily. ...Read more
I have a Lung Infection and Chest congestion, but since then, i wake up in the middle of the night and cough until i cant breath and sometimes vomit ?
Waking up in the: middle of the night with cough/breathing problems can be a sign of acid reflux disease, ongoing infection, sleep apnea, or allergic rhinitis/sinus drainage. You need to be seen by a healthcare provider for proper diagnosis and treatment. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more
I have a cold for the past 4 days it started with a bad soar throat than I started get my chest congested and starting to taste a metal flavor?
I am experiencing cough (quality: no phlegm or mucus, with phelgm or mucus) . The following also describe me: Chest congestion and Nasal congestion. I was told I have pneumonia left lung I feel great but still have the cough is something?
Xylitol: Xylitol is a natural sugar and breaks up biofilm in the body. That's where germs multiply. It is found in a nasal spray called xlear (pronounced "clear") and in chewing gum called spry. Pleasant tasting too! Please continue to see your doctor until all is well. Peace and good health. ...Read more
My family and I have had recurrent cough/chest congestion and body aches over the past two months (every 2-3 weeks). Worrisome, or just the season?
Family illness: Why would this be "the seasons"? does this happen to your family every year at the same time for months? if not then it is likely an infection that your family is passing around to each member. You need to see the doctor as a family to help determine the cause and prescribe a treatment. This is not normal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Could be reflux: A cough that has lasted more than 8 weeks is most often cause by one of four reason: 1. Allergies or post nasal drip 2. Gerd (reflux or heartburn) 3. Asthma that is manifesting as cough 4. Due to medicines, most commonly ace inhibitors which are used for high blood pressure. Of course this is assuming you are not a smoker, if you are then this may be chronic bronchitis. Discuss with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My two month baby has serve cough and chest congestion prescribe me some medicines and fenistil is fine for him?
Cough : We are in the middle of the RSV season. That is the most common cause of cough right now in children. A 2 month with a severe cough needs to see the doctor to check for this and other infections. Your baby is too young to let this infection run its course. Testing oxygen levels and listening to the lungs for infection is essential. Let's go soon! ...Read more
I have a 16 month old son that has had a 102 to103 degree fever for 24 hours now accompanied by an occasional bad cough sounds like chest congestion?
My 5 month old has cough and chest congestion and spits up mucus she's had this for 4 days should I take her in to dr?
11 month old - cough at night and chest congestion since 2 wks. Taking zyrtec (cetirizine) n terbutaline sulphate orally. Is Nebulisation needed?
Would make an appoin: Virus are very common this time a year. Prolonged viruses or colds sometimes can turn into something more serious. With symptoms for two weeks, I would recommend that your child be seen in the office. Nighttime coughing could be due to post nasal drip or sinusitis (esp if there is fever). Nebulized treatments and/ or antibiotics may be needed esp if there is a history of reactive airway disease. ...Read more
The cough reflex is a protective mechanism that uses muscles in your throat and chest to expel mucous and saliva that may contain pathogens that would otherwise possibly be inhaled via aerosol or to expel pathogens infecting the throat and respiratory system. Cough benefits the host by reducing load and benefits the pathogen which may then spread via aerosol. ...Read more
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