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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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For dry coughs that occur without other worrisome symptoms, Bergquist said, the duration of the cough is a good measure of when to worry and not worry.
One is the upper respiratory tract infection, which includes irritation in the eyes and throat, dry cough, fever and mental irritation.
In 2014, a 61-year-old man died after seven years of a mysterious illness that left him breathless, with a dry cough.
It started with a sore throat, developed into a dry cough, blocked my nasal passages, produced sneezes loud enough to register on the Richter Scale and caused a mild nose bleed.
He noted that symptoms of late-stage HIV infection might include blurred vision, diarrhea, dry cough, fever, night sweats, shortness of breath, white spots on the tongue or mouth, permanent tiredness, weight loss, and swollen glands that may last for weeks.
A 45-year-old painter was admitted with a five day-history of a dry cough, headache, shortness of breath, and fever.
Since December 2011, she had suffered from a dry cough accompanied by low fever and exertional dyspnea.
Unfortunately, my runny nose and dry cough continued and I went to a doctor.
Some people who come to the hospital after performing Haj suffer from respiratory diseases with symptoms that may include running nose, fever, body pain and headache apart from red eyes and dry cough, she said.
Hyperaemia, tachycardia, a hot, bursting headache, intolerable pains, redness of the face and eyes and redness and swelling of the skin with a burning heat may also be noted, as may oppressed breathing, a hoarse, dry cough, tracheal constriction, laryngeal sensitivity, and sensitivity to inspired air.
Boots Pharmaceuticals Dry Cough Relief Oral Solution
On inquiring about the type of cough for which the prescribers prescribed cough and cold medicines, it was noted that 74 prescribers prescribed cough and cold medicines for both dry cough as well as for cough with expectoration while only 15 prescribers prescribed these medicines just for dry cough only.
Its fresh rhizome has been used as a food ingredient and in folk medicine for the treatment of colic disorder, dry cough, rheumatism and muscular pains.
It normally begins with a persistent dry cough followed by a distinctive "whooping" noise.
Washington, October 23 ( ANI ): Japanese researchers have suggested that a soft, extendible band fitted around the chest may help to relieve cough in patients with persistent dry cough.