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Why am I getting cough and itchiness in the throat while talking for long periods?

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Dr. Suma Parinam

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Posted on Wed, 22 Aug 2018 in General Health
Question: Hi...I am having throat related problem - if I talk for long I start to cough and also itching feeling is there inside.
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Answered by Dr. Suma Parinam 3 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Laryngitis.

Detailed Answer:

Hello,

I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Did you have cold and sore throat earlier?

Do you have body pains and fever?

You seem to have started with laryngeal infection because of the previous infection with nose slowly trickling to pharynx and larynx. If you do not treat it would lead to bronchitis.
You can continue on Cefixime. I suggest to take Tab Benz and gargling with Betadine mouth wash.

Voice rest is very important.

Regards.
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
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Follow up: Dr. Suma Parinam 3 minutes later
Thanks Doc Suma , I did not have cold or sore throat recently. Also no body pain or fever currently during this problem. Will start Tab Benz but for how many days should I continue the same? I will start gargling also

Regards
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Answered by Dr. Suma Parinam 27 hours later
Brief Answer:
Follow up.

Detailed Answer:

Hi again,

You can take Tab. Benz.

Take care.

Dr. Suma Parinam, General & Family Physician
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