I've been having a post nasal drip for about 3 months now. I have a cough in the morning and the mucus normally comes out clear or cloudy. I feel fine otherwise, but I'm just concerned with the duration I've had this for. Is there an underlying condition causing this?
Honestly there is no way to know what condition you have without going to a walk-in clinic or by making an appointment with your primary care physician.
Yes, you can speculate what it is. It's probably not a virus or pneumonia because the symptoms would have gotten worse by now (3 months).
By worse I mean your mucus from your nose would be a thick yellow discharge. Most likely if it were more than a cold you would have an occasional fever, achy joints, inability to hold down foods etc.
The only condition I can think of that would last 3 months with the same symptoms is an Allergy. Maybe it's a seasonal allergy of sort or possibly a pet allergy.
If I were you I would make an appointment with your primary care doctor. That's the only way you're going to know what it is.
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