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I have a very deep chesty cough with opaque yellow phlegm, kindly help me

Hello, a month ago I lost my voice (for only the second time in my adult life) and my throat felt as though I was swallowing over a fist . I went to the GP and was advised that I had an upper respiratory tract infection and was prescribed Amoxycillin. The Amoxy didn t work, so I went to a different GP who prescribed me Roxar with 1 repeat. I finished the repeat. Although my throat cleared I have a very deep chesty cough with opaque yellow phlegm which is very metallic tasting. I gave up smoking almost 1 year ago.
Asked On : Fri, 11 Mar 2011
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ENT Specialist 's  Response

Welcome to HealthcareMagic Forum
You were having laryngitis I suppose, regarding the thick phlegm you need to drink plenty of warm water, do steam inhalation 3-4 times/day and avoid cold items. Any more doubts you are welcome.
Take care

Dr. Naveen Kumar
Answered: Fri, 11 Mar 2011
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Homeopath Dr. KOMAL vig's  Response
hello..‘Welcome to HealthcareMagic Forum’.
the cough and the phelgm are the release of the toxins from ur body that hvae been collected due to smoking.. homeopathic medicines will help u in getting rid of the side effects of smoking ..and the cough.. it will make the lungs healthy..
‘Wish you Good Health’.
Answered: Fri, 11 Mar 2011
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