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ive had a cough for about two months now. i had bronchotis

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i've had a cough for about two months now. i had bronchotis about three weeks ago but i can't shake this cough.
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DrThomasMD replied 4 years ago.
Sometimes bronchitis can set up bronchospasm and you would need inhaler treatment to relieve is similar to an asthmatic cough but after a bronchitis.

Asthma can do it.

Post nasal drip.

GERD or acid reflux which often can come on after someone has a cough/infection and nexium or other such medication can be used for this.

I would look at these possibilities with your doc.

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Sometimes persistent infections that are chronic, such as tuberculosis.
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