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coughing when lying down

Hi  I am a pretty healthy 44 year old woman,  when I lie down to go to bed at night.. I start on my back, sometimes its ok but  then I may start to get a little tickle in my throat and then I get a dry little cough and I know I have to turn on one of my sides, sometimes I turn on the correct side and it stops if not I try the other side.. its weird.. what could this possibly be ?
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