Ive had a bad cough for ONE Month with unending Green Phlegm.....Been on 2 courses of oral Antibiotics....steroids and Inhalers....Nothing has helped...Any Advice Plz.....
My husband has coughing sessions where his face puffs up he looses his talking,hands shake & is not coherant. This lasts 30-40 seconds. I call his name and he gives me the thumbs up sign when he comes out of it. What should I be doing to help him
I have moderate COPD but I only tend to cough real bad when I lay down at night unless I really over exert myself that is anything to help me not cough so bad at night?
I am really not sure if I have COPD as my spirometry tests have always been in the 'normal' range. However, I have a persistent and often incapacitating morning cough with a łot of clear mucous. As I was a heavy smoker for 15 years (up to 30 a day) I feel I could be a prime candidate or COPD, even though I gave up 30 years ago.. Two years ago, after a methacholine challenge test, my symptoms were diagnosed as being due to late onset asthma and following treatment with symbacort and… read more
I was diagnosed with Cervical cancer and given Medicaid for six months. Two conilizations and a hysterectomy later, I was found to have lymphoma in my stomach. I have been given 2 years of chemo and been in remission 1 year. I have not had any medical help through the whole time. I developed pneumonia in 2014. After dismissal from hospital, I was referred to a pulmonologist. I have no job. No one will hire me with the cancer and COPD. No one will accept me and… read more
Does anyone in the UK know if there is any medication you can get to help get mucus up ? and do we constantly have mucus ? as sometimes i feel like i haven't got any but been told it's always there and we need to get it up
I have had pneumonia before, both walking pneumonia an bacterial. I coughed a lot every time. Today I went to the Dr with chest pain and sob. I feel like I am sweating but there is no sweat.
I was diagnosed with walking pneumonia.
Have anyone had pneumonia within having a cough? Seems pretty odd to me.
Any input will be appreciated.
I have COPD. My big problem is my coughing spells and coughing up phlegm. It is sticky and like glue but at least it is foamy and white.and I get up pretty good. Just never know when these spells will come on. Quite embarrassing when out in public. As soon as my feet hit the floor in the morning I start coughing. Sometimes it drains my energy. DOC SAYS I am doing good but have really slowed down past couple of years. Haven't met to many COPD people that cough like me.… read more
I have copd but don't hove phlegm, mine I'd a barking cough and very tiered, and short of breath .I'm always getting infections, the last one lasted 8 weeks .Is this normal with Copd thanks x