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Coughing Up Clear Flem
My girl friend is a non smoker and is coughing up clear flem with black spots every morning. She frequently has sharp chest pains.?
Phlegm is the thick, sticky mucus secreted by the surface of the respiratory tract during a cold or other respiratory infection. The respiratory tract includes the nose and sinuses, throat, voice box, bronchi, and lungs. Phlegm is mucus that may contain bacteria, viruses, respiratory surface cells, and inflammatory cells. Normal mucus is not phlegm, but a protective layer secreted ...Read more
65 year old women coughs up clear flem also comes from her nose she also has vein at the side of her eye which has been painful what could cause this?
Pressure : Any straining, including coughing, applies pressure on the blood vessels around the eye. This pressure can induce dilation of the vessels to make them more visible. Occasionally, rupture of one of these blood vessels can cause bleeding/bruising of the whites of the eye. This is usually painless and resolves with time. ...Read more
Horrible cough. Usually worse at night, but is getting horrible during day too. Starting to cough up flem (clear). Doc said it was acid reflux, nothing?
I'm a smoker and i've been having pains in my chest and i've been coughing up brown and clear flem that sometimes has blood in it?
I have had a consistent cough on and off for 3 months. Phlegm is clear and the cough is not severe however it is persistent. Any suggestion?
Need to see a doctor: More information is needed and you need to see a doctor for a diagnosis, asthma, acid reflux, post nasal drip due to allergic rhinitis , are the main causes of a chronic cough in a young person, in addition to a history and an exam performed by the doctor , chest x ray , pulmonary function tests, blood work might be needed to make a diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been coughing for 5 days and just now after woke up and cough i had brown phlegm what could this be? This is the first time and after its clear
Depends: If symptoms have lasted less than 7days, use Ibuprofen 400 3 times a day for 3days, then as needed. Take 2 showers a day, as warm as you can tolerate, run the water right on your face to heat and and humidify the mucous, so you can cough it up and blow your nose more easily, then put mentholatum right under your nostrils. The eucalyptus in mentholatum works. If symptoms worse and > 10d, see doc. ...Read more
I have a dry cough only when I exhale for two weeks, what is this?? Produces white clear phlegm sometimes but mostly dry. Don't smoke anymore I'm 27.
I have a phlegmy cough, and im not sick, and it doesn't hurt. Just bothersome. The phlegm is clear, and everytime i get it out, comes right back. Help?
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