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Synonyms for cough

clear your throat

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frog or tickle in your throat

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Synonyms for cough

a sudden noisy expulsion of air from the lungs that clears the air passages

exhale abruptly, as when one has a chest cold or congestion

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The joint venture will undertake the late-stage development and registration of BC1036, a first-in-class antitussive drug, to address the serious need for an effective, safe, non-opioid treatment for persistent cough.
It was agreed that, despite the multiple potential sources of persistent cough, the tracheal diverticulum was a likely contributor to the problem.
The registry reported that 8% of firefighters who arrived at the scene became ill with the "WTC cough"--a debilitating, persistent cough that forced many individuals to take at least four weeks of medical leave.
The patient failed to follow recommendations and in mid-October, he returned to the hospital with a persistent cough and expectoration.
Two years later the patient developed hemoptysis with persistent cough and a chest radiograph revealed multiple nodular opacities in both lungs.
We are stressing the prevention side, including keeping babies away from adults with a persistent cough, which could be whooping cough.
For each child, the team recorded demographic information, a medical history, daily respiratory symptoms (wheeze, persistent cough, chest tightness, and shortness of breath), and medication use (maintenance medications including inhaled and systemic steroids and leukotriene inhibitors, and rescue medications including bronchodilators).
A fifth of smokers suffer from a persistent cough with most of them unaware it could signal serious lung disease.
Q I HAVE an irritating persistent cough that started after a bad dose of the cold.
Failed to show his true worth last season when troubled by a persistent cough, but justified strong stable confidence with a convincing win at Exeter on his comeback.
12 New England Journal of Medicine that about 10,000 firefighters developed coughs in the days and weeks following the attack, and 332 developed a persistent cough severe enough to require medical leave for at least 4 weeks.
Achy muscles, fever and a persistent cough can be symptoms of the potentially lethal disease anthrax.
rash around mouth, persistent cough and/or a runny nose.
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