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Having severe cough with brown sputum. On antibiotic for bronchitis. Not getting cured. Worrisome

my partner is 25 and he has had a severe cough for about 1 month and green/brown sputum, he has ... an xray which shows the antibotics have worked. however his cough has got more severe where he is turning ...
 

What is the causes for excessive and salty sputum?

My mom coughs up alot of thick and very salty mucus. What can that be from? ...
 

Cough with chorine tasting sputum, bacterial bronchitis

After a common cold I seem to have picked up from my 5 year old son I have developed a mucusy cough with XXXXXXX sputum that tastes like chlorine. Apart from feeling very tired I am otherwise fairly well (no ...
 

What should be done for cough with sputum with sweating and itching?

Hello, I m a 60 year old man, leading a normal life. No medical history till date. BMI is 24. But, from past 3 months, I m getting cough with sputum every hour. Additionally, I get sweat often which ...
 

What causes blood in sputum with cough when on Eritel?

Please refer my report and i am not diabetic but BP is 112/80 and pulse rate is between 78 to 90 after daily dose of Eritel 20 mg. However, every day in morning some cough has observed depends ...
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Sputum test for pulmonary tuberculosis.

in the container, but there was no sputum. Today while coughing I felt sputum in my mouth and I spitted in the same ...I am suffering from pulmonary TB. My doctor suggested a sputum test. I have a container ...
 

Chest pain with an expectorant cough with whitish sputum

head level especially in the morning, an expectorant cough with whitish sputum. I have had a monteau test/AFB sputum analysis/TLC/DLC/ Chest X-ray which is negative. I also had an ELIZA Test for Kochs Ig ...
 

Getting allergy in throat with cough and sputum

getting allergy in throat and getting cough and a light sputum i am getting allergy in throat and getting cough and a light sputum what is the treatment for this sir can u suggest the treatment ...
 

Suggest medication for cough with lot of sputum

severe cough with sputum ,I m coughing every other minutes with a lot of greenish sputum ,it seems like someone has scratched my lungs when I m coughing .plz help ...
 

Chesty cough, grayish sputum. Smoker. Cause?

I am 43 years old, not a big smoker but used to having 1-2 lights each day in evening. Reasonably fit, run around 12-15 miles a week. I am having this problem of phlem when I cough from the lowere ...
 

Coughed up a lot of green sputum with convulsive cough. Sputum culture shows heavy growth of normal respiratory flora. What is it ?

Hello doctor, I have coughed up a lot of green sputums with convulsive coughs for about 5 days and had a Sputum Culture test done. The result was as follows. Sputum Culture Collection Date 13 ...
 

Swelling in lungs with cough and sputum. I use inhalers

Hi, I am 24 F. I have breathing problem from last 10 years. there is swelling in lungs with cough and sputum problem. Initially I took different kind os medicines including styroid as well. but from last 2 ...
 

Suggest treatment for bad cough with yellow sputum and nasal drainage

II have had a bad cough with yellow sputum. Also lots of thick nasal drainage yellow as well. Been going on about 2 weeks. Now have a chlorine taste after I cough... thought it was allergies. Allergy ...
 

Coughing, sputum production, regular whiskey drinker and smoker. TB?

sir i have chronic problem of coughing like sputum production is on regular basis. i ve to expel ... is always clear. sputum production is in my throat. i am very thin. loss of appetite & loss of weight too ...
 

Can blood in sputum while coughing be a sign of pneumonia or tuberculosis?

My grand mother in law aged 75 is getting blood cough from last 2 month ... ct scan n sputum ... ... sputum cytology test says no maligancyor tuberclosis evidence seen ....plz advice such cases patient may ...
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i am suffering form high cough n cold n in morning blood comes out along with cough.. what to do
Dear sir Adviced to do sputum examination.. typically sputum AFB testing. Thanks
 
For cough wt medicine we have to use n pls send me the medicine names n head ache also
There are lots of medicines for cough but before that i would need to know if you are having dry cough or wet one, that is cough with sputum production! Thanks
 
Hi Dr, got slight cough. cud u prescribe a good med?
Hi you can take paracetamol with cetrizine now. If any fever, copious sputum/ coloured sputum, sinusitis you may require antibiotic and other measures. regards
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