What Are the Common Types of Cough?

There are two common types of cough;

  • Dry Cough - It produces no mucus or phlegm. It is also known as a non-productive cough.
  • Productive Cough- The cough which produces mucus or phlegm.

Coughs can also be categorized as acute (short-term) or chronic (lasting more than eight weeks in adults).