coughing


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Related to coughing: bronchitis, dry cough
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Synonyms for coughing

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

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Again came a fit of coughing and the terrible haemorrhage.
There was no answer, but I heard a crash of something falling in the stable, and the next moment I gave a loud, joyful neigh, for I saw James coming through the smoke leading Ginger with him; she was coughing violently, and he was not able to speak.
Don't blame your body; coughing is the only way your lungs can expel an irritant.
If the patient has an abdominal or chest incision, he or she can hold a pillow or rolled blanket over the incision (splinting) for support and pain reduction during coughing (Hoch, 2016).
Small doses of sufentanil will produce violent coughing in young children.
There are also certain 'red flags', such as coughing up blood, a wheeze which won't go away or chest pain, all of which warrant a trip to the doctor.
Breathe in the steam slowly for a few minutes then try coughing or blowing your nose to break up the mucus.
When a person has a neurogenic cough, the coughing sparks a cascade of nerve and brain responses like a string of firecrackers," says Koufman.
Coughing is one of the most common reasons parents bring their children to see me.
Zarbee's, Salt Lake City, UT, has expanded its line of natural, drug-free children's cough syrup with three new products that soothe babies as young as 2 months, ease night-time coughing and relieve the congestion of wet coughs in kids, according to the company.
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Cough suppressants contain pholcodeine or dextromethorphan, which tell the brain to stop the coughing reflex.
They were asked how long they think it would take for the cough to get better if they were not taking any medicine, in six different scenarios: dry cough, coughing up yellow mucus or green mucus, or any of those kinds of cough with a slight fever, or no fever.