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Cough

Question
Posted by: eleanor | 2019/07/19

Q.

i had a cold 6 weeks ago, .

cough has continually gotten worse. dr, recommended amoxycillin and delsum. no relief ordered a cough suppressant and still no relief.  at least 3-4 coughing episodes especially at night lasting 15 to 20 minutes with large amounts of clear sticky mucous caught in my throat and chest.

Expert's Reply

A.

Cough Expert
- 2019/07/23

Sounds like you have an upper respiratory tract infection with a subsequent post-nasal drip.  You need to see your doctor about an antihistamine and potentially a nasal spray.

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