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How to get rid of a cough the quickest?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Etiology?
In order to get rid of a cough, you must first have the etiolgy of the cough diagnosed.
Possible etiologies of cough include acute bronchitis, bronchospasm of any kind, sinusitis, gerd or even a combination of factors and all these diagnoses have different treatments. So, see your doctor so your cough can be diagnosed and treated.

In brief: Etiology?
In order to get rid of a cough, you must first have the etiolgy of the cough diagnosed.
Possible etiologies of cough include acute bronchitis, bronchospasm of any kind, sinusitis, gerd or even a combination of factors and all these diagnoses have different treatments. So, see your doctor so your cough can be diagnosed and treated.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
In brief: Some remedies
Hydrate well. Consider using a warm air vaporizer.
Mix several teaspoons of honey into herbal tea with a squeeze of lemon juice. Or make tea with 2 tsp of marshmallow root bark per 1cup of hot water (steep in a covered pot for at least 5 minutes). Drink several times a day or as needed to relieve coughing. See a physician if your cough is not resolving, difficulty breathing or temp > 104.

In brief: Some remedies
Hydrate well. Consider using a warm air vaporizer.
Mix several teaspoons of honey into herbal tea with a squeeze of lemon juice. Or make tea with 2 tsp of marshmallow root bark per 1cup of hot water (steep in a covered pot for at least 5 minutes). Drink several times a day or as needed to relieve coughing. See a physician if your cough is not resolving, difficulty breathing or temp > 104.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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