What Is A Good Cough Medicine When Undergoing Radiotherapy?
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Cough is a response of the respiratory tract to remove substances and foreign objects from the respiratory tract. Stimulus in the respiratory tract will stimulate the brain to activate the cough response. One of them aims to prevent airway obstruction and protect the airway. Coughing can occur temporarily or permanently, is productive / non-productive.
Need to be explored further the underlying causes of coughing, in general, coughing can occur in conditions of upper respiratory tract infections, respiratory organ infections such as lungs, allergic reactions, acid reflux, inhalation of irritants / pollutants, malignancies in the lungs, side effects of treatment such as consumption of anti-hypertensive ACE inhibitors, smoking habits.
In the condition of radiotherapy, it is better to do the control and consultation of the doctor related to radiotherapy treatment so that examination and management can be done in accordance with your condition. Avoid exposure to the airways to irritants, pollutants or cigarette smoke, avoid taking additional medication without doctor's instructions. For more information about coughing, you can access this link.
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