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Chest hurts every time I cough, have I pulled muscles?

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Chest hurts every time I cough, have I pulled muscles?
Are you coughing a lot ? Wheezing?
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Coughing quite a lot and wheezing a very little bit and not all the time
Age and sex?
Any medical problems?
Do you smoke?
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
20 female, no medical problems. And yes I do
You probably have a chest cold...bronchitis. This isn’t your heart. And yes coughing can cause sore muscles. Things you can do are drink lots of fluids, stop smoking, buy cough medicine at a pharmacy and add honey to tea. Honey has been shown to decrease coughing. If this doesn’t work then you need to see a doctor and get antibiotics and inhaler
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Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Thank you so much!