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Causes Of Cough Worse At Night
How can I stop post-nasal drip? I have continual drainage down the back of my throat which causes me to cough. How can I get it to stop? No cold or anything. Good health otherwise. If it wouldn't drain i wouldn't cough. Worse at night as it feels lik
Post : Post nasal drip can occur when one has excess drainage or if the natural drainage changes in properties. Irritants and allergens may cause it. It is best to see an ENT (otolaryngologist) who can examine the nose completely. Often rinsing the nose with saline using a squeeze bottle is advised and prescription nasal sprays are used with good success rates. Sometimes allergy testing is a good idea in order to identify hidden allergies. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Developing a tickling cough at night. Worse when I lay on right side. Interferes with falling asleep. Possible causes?
I am having a dry cough that gets worse at night and when laying down and the need to keep doing heavy breathing ... What could be the cause please ?
Bronchitis : Is a viral disease characterized by prolonged, excessive, dry coughing. He most common symptom of acute bronchitis is a cough that is dry. Acute bronchitis is a one-time condition that lasts for several weeks. Drink plenty of fluids and otc medication. However, pneumonia can have symptoms like acute bronchitis. Rec. See your pcp to rule out pneumonia. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a tickle in my throat that causes me to cough. It's very dry and been about a week, worse at night. Occasional ear pain. What could this be?
Post nasal drip: Have your doctor call in a nasal steroid spray and use it once or twice a day. It will take about 3 to 5 days to resolve. Try delsym cough syrup at night to help with the night cough. If this does not work, try reflux meds like Pepcid ac or zantac after a few days. Hope this helps! ...Read more
I have had a nagging cough for a litle over a week, it's worse allergies cause a nagging cough, what to do?
What are potential causes for a productive cough lasting for more than a week and is it worse for an asthmatic?
My14 month old has been on amoxicillin for 10 days & was getting better but last 2 days her cough & congestion r worse; what could b the cause?Thank u
Resistant bacteria?: If worse call her doctor and discuss it with them. ...Read more
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See your allergist: The best way to tell if your asthma is worsening is with testing - spirometry will show whether your lung function is declining, and a feno test, if available, may show signs of inflammation in the lungs even before it becomes significant enough to affect lung function. Stopping the pulmicort is another way to tell, but if the cough is caused by worsening asthma, that will make it get even worse. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Please explain why does dextromethorphan (dxm) taken as a cough suppressant cause my cough to get worse ?
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