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3 weeks off -- cough

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  • 08-02-2008 12:24pm
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    Registered Users Posts: 13,630 ✭✭✭✭


    I'm 3 weeks of the smokes , i havn't had a cold for 3 years , feal miserable now , sore throat , loads of coughing , is this normal , for 3 weeks off, how long does this cold last for ? -- still want to stay off them but not seeing the benefits yet .


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  • Registered Users Posts: 6,242 ✭✭✭Archeron


    When I stopped smoking my cough was horrendous. I honestly thought I would wake the neighbours at night with it. I began to bring up a lot of "material" as well which was an awful dark green and brown color, which I believe was my body being cleared out.

    The cough itself lasted about a month, with the last few days of it being the worst, and the loudest. I got a sore throat from coughing, it was that bad.

    Dont worry, you're nearly through the nasty bit, and its well worth it when you're through.


  • Closed Accounts Posts: 2,798 ✭✭✭syngindub


    Just laughing to myself reading about the coughing and after effects that one goes through. I quit smoking on New Years Day this year and for the past 3 weeks i have been coughing my lungs up and still occasionaly get horrible fits of coughing. I do however feel it slowly coming to an end. It is getting slightly embarrassing sometimes but **** it. it's all worth it. The cravings are gone completley it's something that i'm not even thinking about now.


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