Chronic Cough | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • What is the most likely cause of my cough?
  • How much longer can I expect my cough to last?
  • Is my cough contagious?
  • What over-the-counter medicines might help relieve my cough?
  • Are there any health risks to having a long-lasting cough?

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Reviewed/Updated: 02/14
Created: 09/00