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14 Aug 2006

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I have been coughing for about a month now. Sometimes its a dry cough and sometimes its a wet cough. I dont have any other flu symtoms and dont feel sick at all. I have also finished about 3 bottles of different cough mixture but to no avail. Any suggestions about how to get rid of it?
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01 Jan 0001

Hi Liesel
You have to have an examination by a doctor and maybe a x/ray - could be TB, could be chronic nasal drip or a lungproblem or even asthma. If no serious disease is found, it sometimes help to take a short course of cortisone,especially if the cough was started by an infection.
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