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I am coughing up small amounts of Yellow Phlegm, I have

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I am coughing up small amounts of Yellow Phlegm, I have normal Temperature, but getting slight chest pains and shortage of bredth
JA: Have you ever dealt with this before? Are you having any shortness of breath?
Customer: If I lay or sit it eases but if I do anything more strenuous I feel short of bredth
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: no usually very fit and well for a 65 yr old

Hello! My name is Dr.Ehtisham. Welcome to JustAnswer. I'm reviewing your question now, and will post back with your reply momentarily.

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
my age is 54 yrs not 65 sorry

Have you taken anything to treat this ?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
no nothing at all

Thanks for the details

You should take Paracetamol,Mucinex cough and Cetirizne

Also do warm water gargles and have steam inhalation

Stay at home and use warm fluids

Hopefully you will get better in a week or so

Please do let me know if you have any other question

 

 

Regards

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
I am worried about the Coronavirus, and when I called my doctors they said if its resptratory call 111 which I did but the answering service said unless you cant continue as usual jusy self quarantine

It could be Corona but even in that case the treatment is same

It will settle in few days

Please do let me know if you have any other question

 

Regards

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
thank you for your help

You are welcome

Please do let me know if you have any other question

 

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