If the wet cough
does not resolve after several weeks of antibiotics, the child usually require further tests.
have equal incidence and most people are aware of wet and dry cough symptoms.
Symptoms include shortness of breath, fatigue, wet cough
, tightness in the chest and fever, according to the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, N.Y.
They categorized illness-related absences as being due to nonrespiratory or respiratory illness, then divided the latter into upper respiratory illness (runny nose/sneezing, sore throat, earache) or lower respiratory (wet cough
, wheeze, asthma).
This tickle can cause frequent throat clearing, or a chronic cough often described as a moist or wet cough
. Although this type of cough can occur at any time of day, it typically comes when a person lies down or gets up from bed.
Marcy said, noting that he favors the sedative plus analgesic effects, but cautions against this approach when the child has concomitant asthma or a wet cough
The company has also introduced Cough Syrup + Mucus, a product made with extract of ivy leaf and formulated to treat children with wet cough
. In addition, the company has a new Children's Nighttime Cough Syrup that contains plant-sourced melatonin and is targeted to children age 2 and up.