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How to get rid of a bad cough?
8 doctors weighed in

Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Diagnosis...
In order to treat a chronic cough, it is necessary to identify the etiology of the cough.
Various possibilities include bronchospasm, gerd, post-nasal drip, etc. And these possibilities all have different treatments. So, see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment. If you smoke, smoking cessation is needed.

In brief: Diagnosis...
In order to treat a chronic cough, it is necessary to identify the etiology of the cough.
Various possibilities include bronchospasm, gerd, post-nasal drip, etc. And these possibilities all have different treatments. So, see your doctor for diagnosis and treatment. If you smoke, smoking cessation is needed.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
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David Miller
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Diagnose and treat
The cough is just a symptom of whatever is going on.
Find and treat the underlying cause and the cough will go away. See your doc for a proper evaluation and treatment plan.

In brief: Diagnose and treat
The cough is just a symptom of whatever is going on.
Find and treat the underlying cause and the cough will go away. See your doc for a proper evaluation and treatment plan.
David Miller
David Miller
Answer assisted by David Miller, Medical Student
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Dr. Joshi Aditi
General Practice
In brief: Well..
What is the cause of your cough? To get rid of a cough cough medicine usually does the trick, a natural way believe it or not is dark chocolate, it contanins an enzyme called theobromine which is actually a natural cough suppressant.

In brief: Well..
What is the cause of your cough? To get rid of a cough cough medicine usually does the trick, a natural way believe it or not is dark chocolate, it contanins an enzyme called theobromine which is actually a natural cough suppressant.
Dr. Joshi Aditi
Dr. Joshi Aditi
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