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Bad Chesty Cough Headache
Coughing, stuffy nose, sore throat, hoarse voice, dry cough, bad headache, wake up at night coughing, low-grade fever, nausea, can't sleep?
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
Son has pneumonia, I am sick. Symptoms: fever, aches, chills, cough, headache, thick feeling in throat. When cough tight head and chest. Raspy cough?
See doctor...: You may have a viral infection, like the flu as the cause of your symptoms. But, to be certain it is not pneumonia, you would need an evaluation by your doctor, including a chest x-ray. You could also have a bacterial infection requiring antibiotics, whether it is pneumonia or not. So, see your doctor for both diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
2,year vomiting stiky Flem runny nose chesty cough hard chesty breathing feverish constant cough now 4days on getting worse?
Chills, shaking, sweating, fever, dry cough, nausea, diarrhea, chest pain, dizziness, sore throat, runny/stuffy nose, fatigue, hoarse voice, green sno?
Viral infection: Sounds upper respiratory infection which can result in bronchitis, nasal congestion, and sore throat. Sometimes vomiting and diarrhea can also occur. . Fever and chills may indicate superimposed bacterial infection and pneumonia on viral process. You should consult physician for examination , possible testing, and proper therapy.. ...Read more
Productive choking cough worse after 10days, chest/ears clear throat sore.No fever but sinus headache. Yellow-bloody phelgm. Secondary virus?
Symptoms: soar throat, coughing, headache, neck pain, some muscle pain, stuffy nose, chills, sneezing, tired, no fever?
Viral illness: Sounds like a viral illness to me. If symptoms persist, see a doctor. ...Read more
Bad Headache nausea dry stuffy nose coughing chest congestion dry eyes no fever started with sore throat three days ago?
Sore throats tricky: It's so hard to predict accurately when a sore throat IS NOT a strep throat. Your symptoms SOUND like either viral pharyngitis or allergic, right? But, you could also have strep. I would drink fluids, take a little something to knock the pain down a little, maybe some Motrin, and get a strep test done...you can go to a Minute Clinic or something....but I'd get it done. ...Read more
Very rough dry cough causing vomiting, sneezing, sore throat, stuffy nose, headache, faitgue, no appetite, 99.5 fever, sweating, chest pain?
Many issues: You want to see your doc to have it fixed. Too many issues to wait. NO reason to not see your doc. ...Read more
Chest conjestion cough dry stuffy nose pounding headache dry eyes dizzy spells nausea No fever or chills cold flu or allergies?
See doctor: You did not mention how long these symptoms have been present. If just for a few days, it may just be from a viral infection. If longer than that or getting worse, you need to see your doctor. ...Read more
Sinus congestion and pain, pain left ear, slight fever, post nasal drip, cough, headache, chest and back pain, lost voice, sore throat, green phlegm?
viral infection: Probably an old fashioned cold that you should treat with over the counter cold meds for 3-5 days. If no improvement, see your doctor! ...Read more
102.3 fever, chest pain especially when coughing and breathing, stuffy nose and runny too, sneezing, headache, dizziness, nausea, fatigue. Bronchitis?
Chest pain, fever: Too much to address in just 400 spaces. And with with a name like Cassandra you really should be seen, preferably in person, or maybe by a virtual visit? Who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of ... ? ...Read more
Dry cough, chest pain, sore throat, stuffy nose, sneezing, headache, fatigue, nausea, low appetite, body aches all over, low grade fever.
Seasonal flu: Seasonal flu it is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. If there is no improvement or sore throat is severe or lasts longer than another week, or you are getting joint pain; see your pcp for evaluation. Hope it helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Havent eaten for four days, persistent productive cough, diarrhea, nausea, sore throat, headache, hoarse voice, fatigue, chest pain, body aches? Ideas
Need pcp evaluation: Possible Flu. Fever, muscle aches, cough, sore throat, nausea. The anti-flu medication Tamiflu (oseltamivir) must be taken within the first 48 hours of symptoms to have an effect. See a PCP right away, as you may have a serious conditon, are in danger of dehydration, and need treatment. Flu or strep are diagnosed with swabs, but many other causes are possible. A PCP keeps your medical records for follow-up. ...Read more
I have a productive cough, awful headache and my body aches. What could it be and how long should I wait to see the dr?
Feeling ill (on and off) since Oct. Today woke with severe headache, productive cough (thick mucous), pain. Should I go to urgent care or ride it out?
See your doc: Sounds like a supra infection in top of lingering symptoms from a previous one. Best will be to check your temperature, acetaminophen or ibuprofen for fever and/or pain, hot tea for hydration and a sick visit with your doc in am. If no doc or unable to see you tomorrow, Urgent Care is your best choice. ...Read more
Still have a dry non productive cough nose stuffed but no fever and occasional headaches what should I do?
Sinusitis: You likely has sinusitis which is commonly associated with virus or allergy. Seldomly, it can be caused by bacteria or fungus. Sinusitis can cause nasal congestion and postnasal drainage, which then cause recurrent cough. Typically, the treatment would require a course of corticosteroid nasal spray to reduce the inflammation of sinus. Hope you will recover soon. ...Read more
Slightly productive cough headache owns nebulizer (chronic bronchitis) scheduled for tonsill&adeniod removal Friday can she still have the surgery?
Probably yes: Chronic brinchitis will not get better anytime soon ...Read more
Flu like syndrome?: It is likely a viral upper respiratory infection with those constellation of symptoms. Would need more information to give you a better answer. Symptomatic treatment consists of rest fluids, vitamin c, decongestants, and paracetamol and ibuprofen. See your Dr. if you are concerned. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I had a throbbing headache last friday and was very shivery ? I now have the worst chesty cough that burns and no cough medicine is helping .
Bronchitis : Your chest symptoms indicate inflammation of bronchi (airways), or bronchitis. If not already tried, topical medicine on your chest to interfere with the burning sensation (e.g. Vicks) might help with pain and cough. If you have shortness of breath, marked weakness, or inability to keep plenty of fluids down, you should be evaluated by a health care provider promptly. ...Read more
I had an upset stomach since thurs,last night started with chesty cough,aching all over an headache.what could be wrong?
Heavy chest congestion / non productive cough / after 8-9 day cold / expectorants (2 weeks) not producing mucus / no nasal congestion / headaches :(?
A Cold from 2 weeks ago turned into a productive cough, shortness of breath, night sweats, headache, clammy skin, no fever. Is it bronchitis?
Or pneumonia?: Do you have a cool mist humidifier? Fill it with one bottle of hydrogen peroxide, and two bottles of water. That will give you a 1% aerosolized mist of hydrogen peroxide. The peroxide kills the bugs on contact (virus or bacteria) as you breath in the mist, and breaks down into water and oxygen. You should feel better in a day or two. ...Read more
3yr old has a chesty cough, headache behind right eye for 4 days and has a small purple mark (like a bruise) on front of earlobe. Its not spreading?
Do I have pneumonia, bronchitis or influenza i had a severe headache for 3 days and then began with productive cough, which is now dry more than productive. I have mild sob and no fever, but I am aching, fatigued, unable to sleep and suffering from interm
I have a severe headache, earaches, sore throat, stiff neck, and semi productive cough with green phlegm and white froth. What should I do?
Chesty cough with greeny yellow phlegm. A bit of blood in mucus sometimes. headache & sore throat/neck.Worse with cold air. Son has croup. Do I?
What could be causing a headache that persists more than a week? They are usually so bad I have to sleep it off; no cold or cough.
Headaches: The ongoing headaches for a week warrant medical attention. Some of the common causes in a 50-year-old person include arthritis or a herniated disc in the neck, sinusitis, a brain tumor, a ruptured aneurysm, and poorly controlled high blood pressure. Migraines usually do not start at the age of 50. See a neurologist for evaluation of the headaches. ...Read more
I have a bad consient caugh. I had it for months , with alligies, starting to have headache with cough, at night cough is very bad?
I've been sick with a cold for over two weeks. When i thought it was over I developed a cough that has lasted 4 days now with bad headaches. Why?
BronchitisSinusitis?: You should get checked by your Primary Care Doctor as you may have developed a sinus infection and/or Bronchitis which happens some times as a complication of Upper Respiratory Infection Take some over the counter cough medicine and Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Ibuprofen for headache.Most of therse are self limiting and get better on its own,others may need Antibiotics ...Read more
For 6 months I have had what I think is a cough headache. When I cough, the top of my head hurts bad. When I stop it goes away. What could this be?
I been having a bad cough for about 3weeks now I’m on day 6 with a headache, I’m congested just don’t know wat to do been taking all kinds of medicine?
Many but: my bet is that he is having a viral infection. However if the cough keeps him up at night or the symptoms get worse by the day, you need to get him to a doctor. In the meanwhile, make sure that he does not get dehydrated. (If he has not had flu shot this year, he may well have the flu and an antiviral drug given within the 1st 48 hrs of onset may shorten the duration of his illness). ...Read more
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more
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