Doctor insights on:
Coughing Up Grey Phlegm
I coughs up grey phlegm usually late in the evening and nights or early morning, this has been goin on over a month, some of it is hard and tuff ?
Need to be checked: Coughing grey phlegm in morning,evening and night may be doe to Allergies,Sisusitis,Bronchitis.You need to drink plenty of fluids and stop smoking if you smoke and check your house for indoor allergens like molds etc And consult your doctor and get yoursrlf checked.You will need a detailed History and Physical Examination and if indicated Xrays etc to find the cause and treat appropriately ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
I am coughing up grey phlegm from throat sometimes. What's the reason behind this. And sometimes green phlegm from nose also.
Why do I keep blowing small blood clots out of my nose as well as coughing up grey, sticky phlegm?
Unknown: You need to be examined and worked up carefully for recurrent clots. ...Read more
Just coughed up some dark brown/grey phlegm - quit weed 2 weeks ago & had 1st cig in 3 days today, how worried should I be?
Hi! i have this sore throat for about 6 days now and cough grey phlegm once or twice a day. i smoke light cigarettes. what should do to get rid of 'em?
Bronchitis: I understand your concern. Grey phlem is likely due to cigarette smoking and air pollution , it can also be due to or Marijuana smoking. See the Physician if coughing affects your sleep and day time functioning, difficulty in swallowing or fever. See Therapist to understand and resolve your feelings of worry, fear, sadness, hurt, resentment for which you may be smoking; plan to decrease smoking ...Read more
HI, Im diagnosed of having lymph nodes TB last Nov.2013..I undergo treatment for 6mos. Now after more than 1 mo. i have hard cough & my phlegm s gray?
Probably unrelated: But get a chest xrayGet a more detailed answer ›
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Coughing up grey phlegm sputum
- Coughing up green grey phlegm
- Coughing up white foamy phlegm
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Coughing up phlegm with black spots
- Coughing up salty tasting phlegm
- Coughing up stringy phlegm
- Why do i cough up phlegm after eating?
- Talk to a urgent care specialist online for free