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How can chest congestion and cough be treated?

I have continued congestion and weezing with a non productive cough sometimes asthma which I used an inhaler for. I also have some allergies with a little runny sinuses. I ve been through two rounds of steroids and montelukast. Through out the day it s a continual nonproductive cough , night time is the worst. Help
Wed, 28 Feb 2018
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Hello,

I think you may be suffering from chronic asthma with acute episode trigger by infection or allergen. Avoid cool drinks and freeze water, avoid smoking. Also, check for an allergen that causing your symptoms.

Continue inhaler and above medicine. Use tablet Deriphyllin twice a day for five days. If symptoms not improved, please consult your doctor he will examine and treat you accordingly.


Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu 
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