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Asthma related cough

Asthma related cough: Introduction

Asthma related cough: Cough-variant asthma is a type of asthma in which the main symptom is a dry, non-productive cough. Cough-variant asthma is sometimes called chronic cough to describe a cough that has lasted longer than six to eight weeks. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Asthma related cough is available below.

Symptoms of Asthma related cough

Treatments for Asthma related cough

  • Asthma inhaler with albuterol, ipratropium
  • Inhaled steroids (anti-inflammatory agents)
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Asthma related cough?

Causes of Asthma related cough

  • Coughing increases with exercise, called exercise-induced asthma
  • Coughing may increase when they are exposed to asthma triggers or allergy-causing substances like dust or strong fragrances, or when they are in cold air
  • Beta blockers
  • Aspirin sensitivity
  • more causes...»

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Asthma related cough: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Asthma related cough

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Asthma related cough: Rare Types

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Asthma related cough: Animations

Prognosis for Asthma related cough

Prognosis for Asthma related cough: There is a gradual improvement in asthma symptoms over six to eight weeks.

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More information about Asthma related cough

  1. Asthma related cough: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Prognosis
 

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