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Cough Dries Naturist Medicine
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
Depends on the cause: There are many potential causes for a cough but the more common ones include post-nasal drips, post-viral infection etc. The list goes on. Need to see a doctor to find out. Unless you know the cause, using a cough suppressant on a long term basis is not recommended. ...Read more
My daughtet she has a dry cough for almost two weeks, what would I do? What medicines better to give her.?
18. Have dry cough for 2 months now have takin two courses of medicines already. But cannot control my cough?
Not normal: Hi. Your cough should be evaluated by your doctor. Two failed courses of antibiotics tells us it's not an infection with a bacterium sensitive to that/those antibiotic (s). Have you had a chest X-ray? A tuberculosis skin test should be done. You may need a pulmonologist. Good luck! ...Read more
Try honey: Studies have shown that over the counter cold medications are ineffective in the treatment of coughs due to upper respiratory infections. Plenty of fluids & teaspoons of honey work better. Of course if you have asthma or allergies, bronchodilators & antihistamines may help. If you have a bacterial infection, your physician would treat with antibiotics & possible a narcotic cough suppressant. ...Read more
Cough variant asthma: Dry cough could be related to asthma. This condition is called cough variant asthma. You should see your doctor to confirm the diagnosis and rule out any other causes. Treatment is similar to that for asthma in general. Depending on the severity of cough, inhaled albuterol or short course of steroids may be needed. In addition, your doctor may prescribe maintenance therapy with inhaled steroids. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What can I give my 3 year old for horrible dry cough? He has coughing fits that keep him up at night. Most medicines for children say age 6+.
What is the sign that dry cough is getting better and can stop taking medicine? Is it ony if I totally not coughing? Cos med cause drowsiness in day
I got a dry cough from taking lisinopril 20mg. How long will it take for this drug to get out of my body from the time I last took it?
ACE cough: Your annoying dry cough happens in about 20% of people that take an Ace inhibitor. Lisinopril has a half life of about 12hrs and it takes roughly 5 half lives for a drug to completely clear you system so 60 hours. However, he level of lisinopril should drop below the cough threshold much before that. The cough is usually a class effect so you will likely get it from all other Ace's. ...Read more
I have cough about 2weeks. I was start like normal cough. But now when I cough I feels in my chest. And its dry cough. I also taking antibiotic medicine
URI: You did not say much as a basis for diagnosis other than a dry cough. I suggest you see your doctor. In the meantime you can try to treat the most common cause which is common cold or allergic rhinitis with antihistamine like Claritin and couple it with a nasal steroid like fluticasone. ...Read more
My 5 year old has a real dry rough cough is there any medicine I can give him took him to doctor and she said just liquids smh?
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