Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
179 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction

Suggest remedy for chronic cough

i quit smoking about 8 months ago, and now have a chronic cough. doctor says i have asthma. i use inhalers, doesnt help. i was on steriods, didnt help. the cough doesn t hurt its just annoying. I dont cough when I am asleep. I almost awlways cough when I exhale. I just had my thyroid removed 2 weeksago., not that I think that has anything to do with it. I also have GERD, but am being treated for it.
Fri, 1 Dec 2017
Report Abuse
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions ,   ,  
Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response

Thank you for trusting HCM

Dear possibly your suffering from 1.copd(chronic obstructive pulmonary disease) with chronic cough or 2.cough variant of bronchial asthma 3.gerd(gastro esophageal reflex disease) may cause Nocturnal cough. Please consult pulmonalagist he will do spirometry and CT chest and treat you accordingly. Avoid cool drink and freeze water. Use triohalor 5puffs tid, tab. Pantaprazole before breakfast and syrp sucral 15-30ml thrice a day. I think I answered to your question if you have more questions please feel free to ask me.

Take care
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]
Share on

Related questions you may be interested in

doctor1 MD

Yes, thank you. I have had a really bad cough for about 8 weeks now. I have been to a doctor 2 times and have had a cough syrup and an antibiotic...

Recent questions on  Respiratory therapy

doctor1 MD

I am 16 my height is 5 4 and my weight is 58..i hav asthma and a deviatef septum I am alergic to deo s and I have skin problems due to cheap soaps...

doctor1 MD

I m diagnosed with various allergies n for controlling my cough, I had to take prednisone which showed all the side effects in my body. Totally...

doctor1 MD

hello sir My husband is using asthalin inhaler minimum 3 times a day from last 20 years & he is now 43 years old. whether there is any side effects...

doctor1 MD

hello sir i am 27 year old and suffer from bronchial asthma i can not do breath and my upper respiratory tract is itching and at the sleeping time...

doctor1 MD

My abdomen is steadily growing with an even round appearance.I look 7-8 months pregnant and my belly now extends further than my breasts. I began...

doctor1 MD

I took my son in who just got back from a XXXXXXX Hosp. where he was diagnosed with pneumonia He is sleeping constantly and taking vitamins and...

doctor1 MD

I have on & off chills, bones ache, on & off low grade fever (99.6), cough & chest pain from cough for four days. Not my typical cold related...