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Neverending violent and itchy cough

Hello,

I am a 22 year old male, and I have been having a recurring problem that seems to be really annoying the heck out of me. I have had a sore throat when I wake up in the morning, and it usually goes away but the itchy part of it stays all day... and it keeps on making me cough violently as if I am going to throw up. The coughing lasts all day. I have mucus coming up when I have the violent coughs. Last time I had this problem, it lasted a month and it slowly went away.. I can't sleep because of this itchy throat, the coughing keeps me awake all night.

Any help or guesses on what this could possibly be would be appreciated..

Thank you
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HI and thanks for using the forum.

Since this has been going on for a while now, you should probably see your doctor about this.  You could have something like a post nasal drip that is irritating your throat.  Also, this could be allergy related.  You should have this checked out.  Good luck.

Bridget
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