Wheezing Treatment

Wheezing that is accompanied with difficulty in breathing may require quick medical attention. People with acute bronchitis can be prescribed with a bronchodilator and antibiotics to help ease wheezing and treat bacterial infection, if suspected. You may experience laboured breathing, tightening in your chest and serve coughing in addition to wheezing.

Wheezing that is accompanied with difficulty in breathing may require quick medical attention. People with acute bronchitis can be prescribed with a bronchodilator and antibiotics to help ease wheezing and treat bacterial infection, if suspected. You ... More

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Unidentified Chest Pain

Unidentified chest pain since September 2016. My chest pain is located deep in my chest, towards the right. It's not sharp but feels more like a burning sensation. It almost feels like there's a giant gaping and hollow hole there. It also feels like something is "writhing" or "rolling" around, like a contracting muscle. It is worst when I'm sitting up, and my only relief is when I am reclined (45 degrees at least) or lying down. It seems to be worse on days when I don't get enough sleep. It doesn't seem to react to food or any other factor. I have no issues breathing, exercising, or sleeping. I basically have this feeling all throughout the day, and it goes up and down. Sometimes the flare-ups are so bad that I need to stop working and lie down.

Asthama congestion with cough and cold .

Sir I am suffering from asthama for many years currently I am pursuing bachelors Degree in engineering from Kota Rajasthan. I am 20 years old and living in college hostels and regularly suffering from asthama problem the main problem is chest congestion with cough - cold and wheezing/tightness in the chest while breathing. Sir, I want to know home remedies that i can apply easily in college(hostel).

Miliary tb

Hi doctor. I have been diagnosed with miliary tuberculosis since more than a month nw. I'm on medications...i have a lot of pain in my upper and lower back wrist knee arms neck and fever comes and goes off and on too. Could you tell me is it ok to have joint pains in tb or our they side effects of medications and till how long weakness and fever may last. I feel tired sometimes too

Tuberculosis

My dad was coughing from december.i am sending CT scan and FNAC test report. In FNAC report there is tuberculosis and sarcoidosis.But not AFB found.Doctor said its Tuberculosis and give medicine Akurit4 daily 4no of tablt and half Benadon and an inhaler Maxiflo. Is it really TB?..Sputm and Blood test dont show TB. Please suggest.

Never ending cough

Been suffering from cough for over 2 weeks now. It's bad enough for the chest to vibrate with it and I feel like I'll end up coughing my lungs out any minute. I saw an ENT for throat problems along with the cough but the meds he prescribed couldn't alleviate the problem. My cough does create some phlegm which feels like it's coming right from the chest. And it also leaves my throat a bit sore. I've been trying home remedies, drinking hot water a lot, drinking joshina and some cough syrup but that really is just some short term relief. Probably for an hour or so. The cough also creates a whooping sound and even breathing after the cough produces a mild whistling sound.

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