Treatment for cough and breathing problems

I cough a lot and have breathing problems. Please help

Cough and breathing problems are deeply interlinked. Usually, whenever there is a lot of phlegm in the chest, breathing becomes difficult. However, if you have breathing problems and cough for a long time, it can be an indication of a chronic disorder. Cough and breathing problems, when occurring together, can be symptoms of the following.

  • wheezing. Sometimes there could be a high-pitched noise when you try to breathe out. This happens because of a muscle spasm that chokes the airways and makes breathing difficult. This is called wheezing. This could be a symptom of asthma, infections, or even foreign objects stuck in the air passage. If wheezing is accompanied by cough, it is important to consult a doctor immediately.
  • asthma. Asthma is a chronic disease that leads to an inflammation of the airways due to which they get obstructed. In such a case, breathing comes in gasps. There is excessive wheezing, panting, and coughing. If you have asthma, avoid smoking. Also keep away from those who smoke. If you live in a polluted place, get yourself an air purifier and remain indoors as much as you can.
  • bronchitis. If you have had a cold or an infection in the upper respiratory system, there are good chances that you might develop bronchitis. Breathing problems and cough can be a symptom of bronchitis if they are accompanied by severe discomfort in the chest, fever, and wheezing. To alleviate these symptoms, increase your intake of fluids. If you smoke, stop smoking. Install a humidifier in your home. Cough syrups and analgesics can be taken but they do not help much. It is best to consult a doctor for this.
  • pneumonia. Pneumonia occurs when the air passages of the lung fills up with mucus or pus. This congestion in the chest can prevent the oxygen in the lungs from reaching the blood. Pneumonia usually occurs after a severe bout of bronchitis, flu, or even a common cold. A doctor should be consulted as soon as possible.
  • whooping cough. If you keep coughing without even breaking for a breath, it could be a sign of whooping cough. Whooping cough is characterized by repeated coughs and problems in breathing. On breathing, there is usually a whooping sound. If all these symptoms are present along with fever and vomiting, get yourself checked. Whooping cough is very dangerous, especially for young children and infants. If you have not been immunized against it, treatment is necessary.

answered by G M

  1. Take 4 grains of black pepper and 4 crystals of red sugar suck it slowly till all dissolve .
  2. Start with Indian goosebery powder 1 tsp of this in 1 tsp honey daily on empty stomach in the morning for 3 months.
  3. Do pranayam in yog daily 40 minutes .

answered by D M K

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