Repair throat and chronic sore throat from chronic hard coughing
How do you repair a damaged throat from months of very very hard coughing fits? I had bronchitis 4 months ago which resulted in hard coughing.
I have had a sore throat now for months and its not getting better. I have been to urgent care twice. They put me on antibiotics for ten days due to bright red throat and my severe pain... Antibitics did not work. I have tried several supplements.. NAC, Vitamin C, Echinacia,
Please help I just want ,my throat to feel better....It hurts so bad.
Ps Live in Gulf Coast of Florida, Female, 43, white, past smoker
Firstly, acute bronchitis should not result in cough for 4 months. Sometimes the cough can last for 4 to 6 weeks, but not 4 months. Thus, there is likely some other reason for your cough. Likely culprits could be rhinosinusitis with a post-nasal drip, acid reflux up the food pipe (which may also explain the inflammation), certain types of blood pressure medication, or another cause. Is this is not a chronic post-nasal drip or acid coming up the food pipe that's causing these chronic symptoms. You need to have a trial of appropriate therapy and to discuss with your doctor.
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