Laryngitis: Prevention and Complications

Prevention Tips

  • Do not smoke, and stay away from other peoples smoke.
  • Avoid heavy meals and eating close to bedtime.
  • Avoid upper respiratory infections.
  • Drink plenty of water.
  • Avoid dust, smoke.

Watch Out

  • Change in the pitch of your voice
  • Cough up blood

When to See Doctor

Consult a doctor if you experience symptoms like
  • Hoarseness lasts for more than two weeks may signal a voice disorder
  • Trouble in breathing
  • Coughing up blood
  • Upper respiratory infection with a fever that lasts more than a couple days
  • Pain when swallowing and feeling tired and achy

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