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Wednesday, September 24, 2008 cathy, Community Member, asks

Q: I cough so hard I can't catch my breath

My Dr. just diagnosed me with acid reflex, I cough so hard sometimes it takes my breath away.  It is very scary.  He put me on AcipHex.  I've only taken it 3 days, I think it is helping, but I had another attack today with the coughing and losing my breath.  How quick should I feel relief?

thank you,

cathy kennedy

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wesselj, Community Member
10/ 2/08 3:24pm

Thank you for your post. This site on AcipHex might be helpful to you. It would also be best to contact your doctor with more questions.

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By cathy, Community Member— Last Modified: 06/04/12, First Published: 09/24/08