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Always cough after eating a meal, intensity has increased. What should I do?

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I always cough after eating a meal. Recently the intensity has increased. What should I do?
Sat, 1 Jun 2013 in General Health
Answered by Dr. Muhammad Ishfaq Habib 32 minutes later
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The cough after eating food is mostly due to esophageal irritation or GERD. It happens as reflux mechanism. It can be controlled by gastric prokinetic drugs like domeperidone or metachlopromide along with antacids like femotidine.

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