Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
192 Doctors are Online

Dry cough,throat irritation.Taken ascoril cough syrup, no relief. Treatment for dry cough?

hi, av been having a persistent dry cough since January, i have taken Ascoril syrup but it has not cleared. i thought it was a cold and took cough syrup but nothing. it begins with an irritating feeling in my throat then comes a very dry cough. i don t know what to do.Please tell me what could be the cause and how i can deal with it.
Asked On : Sat, 5 May 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  1714
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Dentist 's  Response
hi dear, dry cough for long time is a sign of chronic infection in the respiratory system. so i will suggest to visit a pulmonalogist for proper diagnosis and check up. you will have to do xray chest. blood cp, and few other diagnostic tests. regards.
Answered: Sat, 5 May 2012
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor