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Chronic cough with pain & fatigue

i have been coughing for at least 5-6 weeks now. my sternum is extremely sore . sometimes if i move the wrong way, it feels like im being stabbed. when i cough, i have to hold my chest bone i am not sleeping either & stay extremely exhausted. my children say that im always too tired or sick to play anymore
Fri, 13 May 2011
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Hi,thanks for query.You might be suffering from allergic bronchitis.When ever coughing lasts longer due to any reason weakness and exhaustion comes.First of all please get proper treatment for this.As per the need please go for blood counts ,x-rays after advise from your doctor.avoid cold drinks,spicy diet,have more of fruit juices,drink plenty of liquids and take proper rest.You also need regular medicines for this as per the doctor`s advise.bye.
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