What is a dry cough?

Answer A cough is a reflex that protects your airway, and helps clear your lungs and throat of irritants such as cigarette smoke. A dry cough is nonproductive, meaning it doesn't produce mucus or phlegm.T... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What is a dry cough

Do cough drops make you cough more?

yes that is the entire purpose of the cough drop industry, to make you cough more, Joey.

What are the causes of dry cough?

There are numerous causes for dry cough, and in some cases it can be very difficult to diagnose its source. Its presence can be the result of somewhat minor conditions such as respiratory infection... Read More »

Why is my cough so bad?

I had somthing very similar not too long ago. If you dont wanna see a doctor for a perscription I suggest you get cough drops, they are more effective then u'd think.

How can I get rid of my cough?

One of the signs of tuberclosis is chronic cough(more than 8 weeks). The cough is bloody. Other signs: sweating esp. at night,weight loss, loss of appetite,resistance to simple antibiotics than are... Read More »