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

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

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

What causes cough with foul taste in mouth?

Started with a cold about 7 days ago...no fever but cough now and is getting worse...can feel some movement in my chest that is a little painful...horrible taste in my mouth...a bit of yellow discharge in mouth and from nose...do i need to see doctor for this? tired and achy too
Fri, 13 Jun 2014
Report Abuse
Pediatrician 's  Response
Hi..it is suggestive of common cold.you can continue symptomatic treatment with steam inhalation and paracetamol if fever occurs. It will get relieved in a week.Maintain adequate fluid intake and good oral intake.
I find this answer helpful

 1 user finds this 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

My mother is 81. About 4 weeks ago she complained of flu like symptoms. Since then she states she doesn t have a good sense of taste. She has begun...