Future drugs for the treatment of dry cough.

  title={Future drugs for the treatment of dry cough.},
  author={Rajam K Iyer and Jyotsna Madanmohan Joshi},
  journal={The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India},
  volume={61 5 Suppl},
Cough is a commonly frequent debilitating symptom that is often viewed as an intractable problem. However, specialist cough clinics report very high success rate, in the order of 90%.6 The key to successful management is to establish a diagnosis and treat the cause. Idiopathic cough is rare and commonly misdiagnosed, because of the failure to recognize that… CONTINUE READING