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I woke up with severe cold symptoms last Friday. While I

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I woke up with severe cold symptoms last Friday. While I feel a little better I can't sleep due to coughing when I am lying down. Still feel rotten; have not had any fever.
JA: How long have you been dealing with the cough? Are you having any other symptoms?
Customer: Bad cough started Saturday. Since the congestion in my head and chest has broken up some cough is still no better
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I am a smoker
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 month ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 month ago.

have you seen a doctor for this yet?

any wheezing?

chills?

sinus drainage?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Have not seen a doctor. Have sinus drainage; no wheezing or chills
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 month ago.

the sinus drainage often causes the cough

is this possible?

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 month ago.

just click send to reply