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Also, the glands in the respiratory tract produce too much mucus. This increase in inflammation and phlegm narrows the airways. resulting in noisy breathing Complete recovery may occur in 10 to 14 days, but the cough may last longer. Smokers have a slower recovery time. Acute bronchitis can sometimes lead to more serious pneumonia. Repeated exacerbations of acute bronchitis can mean the existence of chronic bronchitis, asthma, other lung diseases.