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Irritation Of The Throat From Violent Coughing
I think i just may be getting sick. Got a slight cough been trying to happen. Kind of like a very slight irritation in throat. Cold? What do I do?
What to do.: Cold tips: for sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a neti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect ; mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey ; a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I think i just may be getting sick. Got a slight cough been trying to happen. Kind of like a very slight irritation in throat.
Please Clarify: Okay. But, there is no question here. What do you want to ask? ...Read more
Feels like a irritation in back of throat even when I do not talk. Starts few hours after waking up. I try to cough to clear but not work. Serious?
Various reasons: Hard to be sure with history but since during day make sure drinking lots of water and aren't on any medication that could cause dry mouth as a side effect. If you are a smoker this could cause a constant tickle. Whatever the cause if it lasts over a week or you start developing more symptoms see an MD for a good throat exam. ...Read more
What is causing my months long dry cough with no real symptoms other than itchiness/irritation in the back of my throat?
Allergies/LPR: Allergies cause the typical nasal congestion, runny nose, sneezing, and watery eye symptoms. They can cause irritation or itchiness in the throat, as well as, a dry tickle cough. Laryngopharygeal reflux is often associated with a dry cough. You should get evaluated by ENT doctor who does allergy testing and also get a detailed head and neck exam to check your throat for other potential problems. ...Read more
I'm developing a cough and think i'm getting sick. Does ludun's wild cherry throat drops actually help with throat irritation? What do you recommend?
Yes: While the cough drop won't effect the course of your illness, you may get some symptomatic relief by soothing the irritant receptors in your throat. Treatment for a viral cold involves basically symptomatic control by using medications for such symptoms as nasal discharge, congestion, fever, cough and sore throat. If the drops make you feel better, use them. ...Read more
I have been coughing for a week now. It started with an irritation in my throat. It is not dry cough there is mucus. I also feel heavy in my chest.
Avg cough = 18d: A recent study concluded that the average duration of a cough illness lasted approximately 18 days. So the bad news is that someone who's been coughing for a week has another 10 days of cough left on average. However, if s/he is feeling short of breath and/or having fevers, sweats & chills, it's best to go see one's family doc. Antibiotics aren't warranted for every (cough) illness. ...Read more
I coughed out something like a mucus while having throat irritation. This happened very often and sometimes i couldn't cough it out. What do I do?
See your doctor: Go get an examination and evaluation at the family medical clinic. ...Read more
What preventive action you should take when you feel like getting throat infection, have slight cough, irritation, and flem
Cold treatment: Many people use zinc glauconate lozenges from the store at the first sign of a viral cold. It seems to lessen the severity and duration if started early enough. Mainly, rest and fluids and something for aches and pains seems to be the best treatment. One study showed that gargles with warm salt water and taking Benadryl helped sore throat from a cold. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have severe dry cough thats even triggered by breathing deeply. Had a strep throat recently. I can feel irritation in my trachea, wht shud i take?
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