Bronchitis - Diagnosis

The eMedicineHealth doctors ask about Bronchitis (Chronic).
How was your bronchitis diagnosed?
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Published: February 19

I’m 14 years old and I’ve got a really bad cough, but no fever. It went on for a week or more and my parents just told me that it would go away. I threw up about four times a day and had pounding headaches. When I finally went to the doctor he said I had bronchitis and if I waited any longer I could have had an asthma attack. I’m now on an inhaler and antibiotics that I take every 6 hours. .

Published: January 15

I have had bronchitis for seven days. My wheezing is so loud I am not able to sleep! I have to try to sleep in a recliner but still have trouble. I'm on an antibiotic and an inhaler, neither of which seem to be helping. I want to feel normal again..