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Posted on Thu, 3 Dec 2015
Question: Hi I have a sever unproductive cough and a low squeaking sound coming from my chest when i breathe. I am 32 and a smoker but generally in good health , have shad this cold for a few weeks and its' getting worse not better.
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Answered by Dr. Muhammad Hanif (54 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
It is Respiratory tract infection and needs prompt care and treatment!

Detailed Answer:
welcome to Healthcare magic and thanks for consulting me. I can well understand your health worries and here to help you.


Probability:-
It is Respiratory tract infection and you have to take care of yourself. The sounds from chest are due to the respiratory airway constriction.


Management:-
Take plenty of water and fresh fruits.
Take a good night's sleep.
Keep a warm mist vaporizer in your bedroom for comfort of airways. You can add Vicks pads in it too.
Try to refrain from smoking.


Medications Guide:-
Azithromycin if not allergic to.
Fexet-D.
Ibuprofen.
Montelucast.
Over the counter available Cough syrup.
Steam inhalation.
You will feel better soon.


Hope it helps. If You need further assistance, feel free to contact me anytime. Just write my name in start of your question anytime you need help in future. If you are satisfied here, kindly give me 5 star rating and click on "Close The Discussion"



Regards!
DR.HANIF
USA

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Suggest remedy for severe cough

Brief Answer: It is Respiratory tract infection and needs prompt care and treatment! Detailed Answer: welcome to Healthcare magic and thanks for consulting me. I can well understand your health worries and here to help you. Probability:- It is Respiratory tract infection and you have to take care of yourself. The sounds from chest are due to the respiratory airway constriction. Management:- Take plenty of water and fresh fruits. Take a good night's sleep. Keep a warm mist vaporizer in your bedroom for comfort of airways. You can add Vicks pads in it too. Try to refrain from smoking. Medications Guide:- Azithromycin if not allergic to. Fexet-D. Ibuprofen. Montelucast. Over the counter available Cough syrup. Steam inhalation. You will feel better soon. Hope it helps. If You need further assistance, feel free to contact me anytime. Just write my name in start of your question anytime you need help in future. If you are satisfied here, kindly give me 5 star rating and click on "Close The Discussion" Regards! DR.HANIF USA