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Dr. Andrew Rynne
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Suggest treatment for chronic cough

Really bad cough and nothing is helping to ease it. So bad I pee when I cough hard and now I think I can feel my uterus. Spotting blood when I wipe. 35 yrs old not pregnant. Mirena birth control for 5 yrs. and can feel opening where it is inserted at my vaginal opening.
Fri, 29 Jan 2016
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Hi Dear,

Welcome to HCM.

Understanding your concern. As per your query you have symptoms of chronic cough which is due to upper respiratory tract infection leading to bronchitis/ granular pharyngitis. Need not to worry. I would suggest you to do warm saline gargles and take steam twice a day. Avoid use of sharp and spicy food substances. Pain in body parts is due to chronic coughing only. Avoid cold carbonated beverages. Your symptoms will resolve in 1 week. if symptoms keep son persisting you should consult ENT specialist and take proper treatment. You should get X-ray chest done along with pulmonary function tests. Doctor may prescribe antibiotics ( amoxicillin or penicillin ) at least for 5 days along with decongestant.

Hope your concern has been resolved.

Get Well Soon.

Best Wishes,
Dr. Harry Maheshwari
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