Users' questions

What are the side effects of dry cough?

What are the side effects of dry cough?

Common causes

  • wheezing.
  • shortness of breath.
  • tightness or pain in the chest.
  • trouble sleeping because of wheezing or coughing.
  • coughing or wheezing attacks.
  • a whistling sound while exhaling.

    Can a dry cough cause severe chest pain?

    A dry cough may occur with chest pain, and if this is sudden or severe, it can indicate an emergency. The upper respiratory tract includes the nasal passages, sinuses, and the part of the mouth that sits behind the nose and nasal cavity.

    Why does my throat hurt when I have a dry cough?

    This is burning pain, typically in the chest or upper abdomen. Stomach acid that leaks into the esophagus can also irritate the throat, triggering a dry cough. Treatment for GERD may include a combination of dietary changes, medications, and possibly surgery. Avoid eating spicy or greasy foods that may trigger acid reflux.

    Can a dry cough be caused by a collapsed lung?

    A collapsed lung, also known as a pneumothorax, happens when your lung suddenly deflates. It can happen either on its own or in response to a chest injury. It’s more common in people with underlying lung disease. In addition to a dry cough, a collapsed lung can also cause sudden chest pain and shortness of breath.

    Can a dry cough be an upper respiratory tract infection?

    Upper respiratory tract infection A dry cough may occur with chest pain, and if this is sudden or severe, it can indicate an emergency. The upper respiratory tract includes the nasal passages, sinuses, and the part of the mouth that sits behind the nose and nasal cavity.

    When your left side Hurts what does it mean?

    Pain in the abdomen on the left side could indicate something serious going on, such as gallstones, pancreatitis, an inflamed appendix and more. If you are dealing with pain that comes and goes, pain that is there only after you eat, or pain that refuses to go away even with over the counter meds, call your doctor.

    Why does my side hurt when I cough?

    If you have side pain when coughing, you may have a cracked or fractured rib. This may be caused by trauma to the ribs or even prolonged coughing. When you cough, you expand your ribcage and this may displace the fracture.

    When do you take deep breath your left side hurt?

    Inflammation in the pleura that surrounds your left lung may cause pain under your left breast when you take a deep breath. This condition is called pleurisy. Infections may cause pleurisy. There are a few other possible causes too, which may be severe. They include lung cancer and rheumatoid arthritis.

    Why does my left arm hurt when I cough?

    Pain shooting down the left arm on coughing, blowing or sneezing can be due to cervical radiculopathy or pinching of nerve in the neck spine. This pain can radiate down the arm. Other probable causes can be muscle strain, referred pain from heart cause or angina.