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Cough When Sleeping On Left Side
I can lay on my right side to sleep but when I lay on my left side I start to cough and get choke what is happening yes I snore?
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
I woke up with pain on my left side of the chest yesterday and it hurts to sleep on that side and also it hurts when I cough or laugh why is this?
I am 6 weeks. I am having severe pain in my lower left ribs. It hurts to cough or sneeze or breathe deep and when I sleep on that side. What is this?
My right side has been hurting when I cough or sleep on it. If I walk to much it starts to hurt. A couple of doctors say it might be appendicitis??
Somnolence: May cause excessive somnolence. So I would try to avoid if possible. ...Read more
Can u help? The right side of my body, below my armpit, between my 3rd and 4th rib was in a lot of pain. Now it hurts when I cough or sleep on my side
Costochondritis.?: Sometime pain in between the ribs may be result of inflammation of tendon, muscles in between ribs. If you right handed - some activity - repetitive motion could trigger it (as cleaning, workout, .). Whenever chest & ribs expands as deep breath, cough, sneeze - it hurts because of inflamed area is irritated. Try ice Ibuprofen 600-800 mg every 8 hours with food. Stretch. See doc if no better. ...Read more
When I cough so hard it hurt bad under my left breast allthe way in my back the same thing when I m in bed. Sometimes I can't sleep because my back?
Back Pain: Ask your doctor... A back problem or a chest or lung problem could be the cause of your pain. Your physician will assist you in finding answers and solutions. ...Read more
These days, I have extreme fatigue and I sleep alot more than 10 hours feel a little chest pain in my right side. No fever or cough?
I gave my 8 year old his 3 year old brother's albuterol nebulizer for bad cough and it helped, will he have bad side effect? He is sleeping so good
He'll be fine.: Rule #1: never give another child a patient's medications. Rule #2: if you do, let your pediatrician know. Rule #3: don't give the lungs medicine without listening to them first. Ok, now to answer your question, due to his bigger body weight/size, he can handle the little guy's dosing. You could have hit the nail on the head, and surmised correctly that he may have cough-variant asthma. Follow-up. ...Read more
Hi, I have had a dry cough for 1 week. Mucus build up in morning. Worst is morning and night, not being able to sleep. Starting to get pain below ribs/upper abdominal and now pain on right side jaw.?
Week: Symptoms for a week and seem to be worsening. You should be seen. ...Read more
I am experiencing headache (better by: rest) (side: all sides) (quality: dull or aching sensation, feels sharp or stabbing, throbbing sensation) (worsened by: bending forward, altered sleep pattern, sneeze or cough, skipping meals) (occurred: > 3 hours)
Many possibilities: Most people get a headache at some time, such as from colds, infections, lack of sleep, too much driving, long hours on the computer, stress at work, etc... Over-the-counter treatments include Tylenol (acetaminophen), Motrin, Alleve, Excedrin Migraine, and their generic brands. A bad or increasing headache, recurrent headache, weird headache, or one with other worrisome symptoms should be checked. ...Read more
Developing a tickling cough at night. Worse when I lay on right side. Interferes with falling asleep. Possible causes?
Vague: Allergies??? Hard to say. Get to a Dr. To try and determine the source of your issues ...Read more
First: stop smoking if you do smoke.
Daytime cough (non-bacterial): I like cough drops, but medication you can take that won't make you drowsy: tessalon perles, zonatuss pills, Robitussin dm.
Nighttime cough (non bacterial, non-asthma related): I like tussionex or Phenergan (promethazine) with codiene.
See your doc. He will give you the right combo. You may need antibiotics. You may need a culture. ...Read more
I have a productive cough, and I can't sleep. I was wondering of there is any home remedies to cure fast.?
Productive cough: The value of productive coughing is the clearing of unwanted materials from the respiratory tract. Curing it beneficially would be by alleviating the primary cause. If this is viral, it should clear up by itself. If you smoke, stop. You can suppress cough with a variety of compounds containing dextromethorphan, but this will also inhibit clearing of materials that may be beneficial. ...Read more
My baby is 6 months she has a heavy cough right now. Is it better for her to sleep on her back or stomache?
On her side.:
I would not recommend you put her on her belly and you may be to worried to put her on her back so a comfortable and safe position for her might be on her side. You can also raise the head of the crib slightly.
Is she vaccinated? Has she seen her pcp lately? Would not want to miss an rsv, croup or whooping cough. Good luck. Hope she gets better soon. /jp. ...Read more
I get lots of cough in morning n at night. Its very severe at night. I m not able to sleep also. My age is 38 yrs.
Three year old with a cough but no other symtoms. What can I give him to stop it? It's interfering with his sleep.
Wen I go to bed for sleep I get rough cough during night especially! What can I do to stop my husband get disturbed?
My whole day goes fine, but as soon as night start, cough caught me, due to this sometimes am not able to sleep properly?
Further Assessment: Many causes of nighttime coughing should be investigated. History can often lead to a better understanding. Consult with a physician for a more complete diagnosis. ...Read more
My mum complains that she will cough a few times every night when laying down her bed before sleep, and it stops there. Why?
Cough is reflex: To anything that irritates throat. Infection, dryness, acid reflux are possibilities. If she has no fever and cough stops after a few times, it is probably nothing serious. If it persists or becomes worse, take her to a doctor to make sure there is nothing wrong with her lungs or throat. ...Read more
Is it unusual to cough one time when you wake up followed by some thick white sputum? I sleep with air conditoner in room and fan
Yes: Many people will have post-nasal drainage while sleeping that can collect in the back of the throat. When you awake, the first thing your bodt wants to do with that sensation is to clear it out. ...Read more
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
MY body starts to itch whenever I cough. I am a smoker too. IT has been 3 weeks so far. IT gets really worst in the night that I find it hard to sleep?
Needs to be checked:
Are you taking any medicine. How long you have been coughing. Is it dry cough or you are coughing phlegm
The itching is 3 weeks now
You can take over the counter pills like Zyrtec or Benadryl (diphenhydramine) to stop the itching and cough medicine with Dexromethotphen
And since you are a smoker consult your doctor and get checked
And if you desire to quit smoking get advice from your Doctor as well ...Read more
Cough x1week Tesla pearles & OTC cough med not helping I am vomitting from coughing and I hurt horribly can t sleep no Dr until Tuesday Getting worse?
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