Respiratory Disorders Community
what's wrong?
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to lung and respiratory issues, allergies, asthma, bronchitis, colds/flu, chronic cough, COPD, lung abscess, nasal polyps, pleurisy, pneumonia, sarcoidosis, and tuberculosis.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

what's wrong?

I just got over a cold but I had a cough that stuck. Every morning I wake up cough up a mouth full of mucus then procced to cough up more here and there throughout the day. And everyone I cough it feels like my chest vibrates. It's annoying and painful. What's wrong with me?
Avatar_dr_f_tn
Hello and hope you are doing well.

Cough with copious sputum indicates an infection of the lower respiratory tract. This is more so if you have fever. You need antibiotics to tackle the infection. So, please consult your primary care physician at the earliest. In the meantime you could try warm salt water gargles, steam inhalation and OTC Tylenol (acetaminophen) if you have temperature.

Hope this helped and do keep us posted.
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Respiratory Disorders Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating Control: How to St...
9 hrs ago by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Cannabis Article from NORTH Mag...
Jul 20 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
3 Reasons Why You are Still Binge E...
Jul 14 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Respiratory Disorders Answerers
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
ninammam
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
jimgreg
piqua, OH