Persistent cough

Coughing since two weeks.

Consulted doctor last week who gave antibiotics and pcm: diagnosed as viral.

Medication complete, coughing still persists

Have been taking benadryl as recommended by doctor.

Wheezing and cough with sputum remain. Please help

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Dr. Chethan R S Bangalore | General Physician
Hi, based upon ur clinical history looks like ur having an chronic airway disease, i.e asthma,COPD.. Avoid dust, pollen, smoke, fragrances, cold air etc.., Kindly consult ur physician & undergo IgE testing -- to determine the allergens to which you have become sensitized. You can then take measures to minimize your exposure to those allergens.
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