III. Management

  1. Treat the underlying condition
    1. Avoid suppressing cough in Asthma or COPD
  2. Nebulized Lidocaine
    1. Has been used anecdotally for refractory, Spasmodic Cough
    2. Use with caution (not evidence based)

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Ontology: Spasmodic cough (C0277870)

Concepts Finding (T033)
SnomedCT 275493006, 63000007
English Spasmodic cough (disorder), Spasmodic cough, Spasmodic cough (finding)
Spanish tos espasmódica (hallazgo), tos espasmódica