How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask DrRussMD Your Own Question
DrRussMD, Practice Director
Category: Homeopathy
Satisfied Customers: 64367
Experience:  Practice Director
Type Your Homeopathy Question Here...
DrRussMD is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

I have had a persistent cough and head congestion three

Customer Question

I have had a persistent cough and head congestion for almost three weeks. No fever but I am coughing up phlegm with a yellow tint. If I breathe out heavily I can hear a slight rattling. I have been taking over the counter mucinex which helps but is not clearing up the issue. Do I need to go to the doctor?
JA: How long have you been dealing with the cough? Are you having any other symptoms?
Customer: Almost three weeks. No other symptoms but I do feel more tired than normal.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I'm a breast cancer survivor.
JA: OK. Got it. I'm sending you to a secure page on JustAnswer so you can place the $5 fully-refundable deposit now. While you're filling out that form, I'll tell the Naturopath about your situation and then connect you two.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Homeopathy
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.



You are overdue for the doctor.

Atypical pneumonia needs to be ruled out.

Sinus infection needs to be ruled out.

See a doctor today.

OK, so you might have more questions or want to give me more information: Please use reply to expert if you have further questions. Also, please click a positive rating [hopefully excellent—that’s how we are paid, per rating]. If you forgot something, just use reply and come back. I am here