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How Long Do You Usually Continue Coughing After Having Bronchitis
Cough...: If you are coughing after the rest of your bronchitis symptoms have resolved, you may have bronchospasm. This can be treated with bronchodilator and steroid inhalers prescribed by your doctor so see your doctor if this is the case. If you smoke, you need to quit asap to decrease airway inflammation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Bronchitis is an inflammation of the mucous membranes of the bronchi (airways that carry air from the trachea to the more distal parts of the lungs, or bronchioles). Bronchitis may be caused by either viral or bacterial infections, and is treated with antibiotics , steroids, inhaled bronchodilators, or mucolytics. Bronchitis can be acute or chronic. The latter is usually associated with smoking and may be part of COPD. Both acute and chronic bronchitis can lead to other serious conditions, including pneumonia with ...Read more
Depends : Chemical bronchitis is usually from exposure to potent toxins whether it be household cleaners or pesticides or other chemicals. Symptoms can come on immediately or be slightly delayed. It is important that you get evaluation and follow up for this. You may need an inhaler to help with any bronchospasm you're having. Are you coughing up blood? hard to breathe? If yes, go to the emergency room now ...Read more
How long after bronchitis does the cough last ? It's dry and annoying and constant and nothing helps
Bronchiolitis: Sometimes after Bronchitis, there is a residual irritation of the airways called Bronchiolitis. It is important to see your doctor as they can do a quick and easy test called a Peak Flow Meter which will rule out Asthma that can sometimes happen after Bronchitis as well. Moreover your doctor maybe able to prescribe something to make you feel better. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I suffered bronchitis for a long time, and now i feel a little cough, what should I do to handle it ?
How long will the cough from bronchitis last?going on 4 weeks now with cough, just finished all meds &today I am hacking again, it's very painful
Infection...: There are many etiologies for cough, one of which is acute bronchitis, which is due to an infection of the airways. Chronic bronchitis is a form of COPD which is usually due to smoking. Cough is a symptom of both of these but the cough does not cause the conditions. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had bronchitis almost a month,Still have congestion and slight cough, but getting better.Is it weird it's lasting so long?
How long should a dry cough last after bronchitis? It's especially bad at night and in the morning. I got sick about a month ago but still coughing.
My wife passed cold to me, it progressed. Now me and my 2 year old son have bronchitis type of cough all day long. Is bronchitis contagious?
Have bronchitis for 3 weeks, not getting better after z pac, pills for cough and an ihaler. Should i continue to ride it out. ?
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