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It is not common to have it this long without bronchitis.
You might need inhaler treatments, not antibiotics.
And you need to rule out pneumonia. In particular, atypical pneumonia, which can cause lingering cough without other symptoms, until you get in trouble. That WOULD need antibiotics.
Have an exam today.
That is a standard of care recommendation.
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