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I have allergic cough,taking antibiotics but not satisfied with the treatment

hi sir, my age is 18, male, i have got cough with white mucus for the last 4 months . i got the blood test -the report said that i have allergic cough. i have taken many antibiotics . the cough stops but then again it starts . please help me to cope out of this situation
Asked On : Mon, 18 Jul 2011
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See here, Allergic cough does not cure with antibiotics. You need to keep away from allergens like pollen, dust, pollution. Use handkerchief in these situations to avoid exposure. You need to stop smoking if you do. Get an X-ray chest as well and PFT to rule out Asthma. Get blood tests done for haemoglobin and blood counts to confirm oeosinophilia. Also you need to be on antihistamines for relief. You may require different medicines like LT antagonists and/or steroid inhalers for preventing attack as well. Please do consult with an ENT Doctor who will be in best position to help you after thorough checkup.
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