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What could be the cause of frequent coughing up/burping up of vomit?

A: When you cough, do you cough crap up, that look a bit yellow-green, if so-DON''T WANT TO SCARE YOU BUT TB IS ON THE INCREASE, I know I work for Age concern at present, and we have people being tested for that.. acid reflux....which can cause sever damage in the esophagus which I''ve recently heard can leads to cancer of the esophagus You need to see the doc cos it could be anything and only the doc can tell you for sure. Hope it''s all ok x Sounds like heartburn or stomach ulcer. Possibly are you stressed at all? Either way you need a visit to your doctor. Wish you better! Stomach ulcer, or acid reflux. If you feel food does not go all the way to your stomach before you cough it up it could be a hiatus hernia. See...


How can i prevent my child from frequent cough and cold?

A: Chicken soup is d best 2 prevent or cure cold. It reduces inflammation in lung alveolies by inhibiting d activity of leucucytes wch enhance inflammation.... For cough avoid exposure 2 smoke, dust, moisture which may harbour bacterias causing cough. ... Avoid exposure of ur child 4m patients already suffering 4m cold at home or in hospitals. Keep cleanliness everywhere. Coolers shud b cleaned after abt 2 days n clean water shud b used in coolers. There shud nt n water lodgging unnecessarily in ur surroundings. Thank u!.... A cold is a virus. Which can be caught by someone else coughing in his face, or him touching something, not keeping his hands clean, and touching his mouth. This is the most common. So was his...


Does asthma cause constant sinus drainage and frequent coughing?

A:  Asthma is a medical condition that is characterized by symptoms of difficulty in breathing and shortness of breath. Asthma is considered an inflammatory disease of the lungs. The process of inflammation can happen anywhere from the nose to the lung. The symptoms of asthma vary from patient to patient and can be mild to severe. According to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, the symptoms of asthma include the following: coughing which is often worse at night or early in the morning, wheezing (a squeaky sound that occurs when you breathe), tightness in the chest, and shortness of breath. The following is a list of things that can worsen or bring about asthma symptoms: Allergens (e.g., found in dust, animal fur, cockroaches, mold, pollen from plants,...


  This is what happened to me at work today; Seated in my chair. Started coughing,shallow and frequent coughs. Couldn''tbreathe in between coughs. Everything wentblack. Came to moments later, I was shaking violently. Everthing before mewasblury for 10-20 s

A: Hello mikey03608, I would suggest you to rest for couple of days and get your blood pressure and heart ratechecked. Take all the medications as prescribed and take cough syrup for cough and try not to coughaggressively. Avoid drinking and smoking completely and follow up with your cardiologist if symptoms persist.Take care!...


Dr. My daughter is 8 months old is having sleep disorder in the night and suffering from frequent cough due to which she is loosing her weight. Please suggest home remedy or alternative treatment. Thanks Sudha

A: Sleep Disorder – Read Causes and Cures Your question is not clear as to which sleep disorder you are talking about. Sleep disorders can be of various types like snoring, insomnia and sleep apnea. Snoring is often characterized by loud voice of air flow during sleep. Insomnia is a condition where the person faces difficulty in sleeping. Sleep apnea is a severe disorder that is mainly characterized by difficulty breathing and short breaths. Your question slightly shows the symptoms of sleep apnea. Even the cough  that you are talking about may be because of the breathing problem. Here are some of the most common and effective natural cures for various sleep disorders: Melatonin is a hormone that is responsible for regulating the sleep activity in human...

frequent cough & cold attacks of my 3yr old son

A: Dear Rama Srinath It is a must that you always meet doctors who properly prescribe and keep the record with you so that there is no problem in switching doctors. Each homoeopath has his own way of managing cases and the result totally depend on the patient and homeopath. It is Always advisable to be with one doctor than switch the doctors as this will harm the patient. I am not having contact of any good doctors in mysore and i will not be able to help you with names of the doctors. Sorry for inconvenience....


My husband has been on zytiga for 2 weeks and has developed a frequent cough, what should we do?

A: 18 Sep 2011 Hello, I suggest you contact his Dr. as cough is a common side effect and also a severe allergic reaction where one must seek immediate medical attention. His Dr. must evaluate if it is an allergic reaction or a common side effect. Side Effects of Zytiga - for the Consumer Zytiga Suspension All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects. Check with your doctor if any of these most COMMON side effects persist or become bothersome when using Zytiga Suspension: Cold-like symptoms; cough; diarrhea; flushing of the skin; heartburn; joint swelling, discomfort, or pain; mild muscle discomfort; upper respiratory tract infection. Expand this post... Seek medical attention right away if any of these...


Cymbalta - Anyone developed a cough and could you describe it?

A: 26 Sep 2011 Hi Puprus, Sorry you''re having trouble with the cough. That might be a side effect of the drug. go to www.drugs.com/cymbalta on this site to learn about the side effects and maybe that might help. One of the side effects is dry mouth which might contribute to it. Hope this helps. Votes:+0CommentVote upReportSearch for questionsStill looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question. Search:Similar questionsFound a cymbalta cap in my home that was split down the side and emptied. why would someone do thatwhat reason would someone have for emptying the contents of a cymbalta capsule? no one in my house takes this medication. I have a teenage daughter ... 1 answer • 2 Aug 2009 • Could only...


What Are the Benefits of Licorice cough Drops?

A: Licorice cough drops tend to be very beneficial for people suffering from allergies and the common cold. People throughout history have been using licorice in many different forms to treat these ailments. Licorice may help loosen mucus inside the nose as well as soothe inflamed and irritated membranes that result from frequent coughing or a sore throat. Another benefit of licorice in cough drops is the naturally sweet and spicy taste, which can be used to replace other sweeteners that are often included in cough drops. The health benefits of licorice cough drops are typically just temporary, but just one drop may provide relief for a few...


Why Do I Have Itching Inside My Back When I cough?

A: When you cough, you may be stimulating random nerves through out your body depending on how hard you cough. Your brain is interpreting it as an itch. A cough inside your back when coughing indicates an allergy or inflammation. This may be relieved by taking antihistamines but a check up should exclude asthma and infection. frequent coughing can irritate the lining of the lungs. Inflamed lungs may rub along the lining of the chest cavity. This tightening, due to inflammation of the lungs, can imitate a sensation to scratch an interior area along the spin. You need to contact your doctor and describe your symptoms it could be anything from just...

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