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myCough - Privacy Policy


Resmonics AG built the myCough app as a Free app. This SERVICE is provided by Resmonics AG at no cost and is intended for use as is.

This page is used to inform visitors regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if anyone decided to use our Service.

If you choose to use our Service, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation to this policy. The Personal Information that we collect is used for providing and improving the Service. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

The terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, which is accessible in the myCough app.

Information Collection and Use

For a better experience, while using our Service, we may require you to provide us with certain information.

We are not asking you to provide any personal identifier, you can remain anonymous while using the app.

The following data is not shared with us: Audio recordings (stored temporally on your device, necessary to provide the service).

The list below contains the types of data we collect:

  • Answers given in questionnaires

  • Usage data on how you use the app

  • Your cough timeline (details of your monitored sessions)

  • Information about your device (for example, version of operating system and device type) and operating system

Only aggregated or fully anonymized data may be shared with third parties.

Once you install myCough, the app generates a unique user ID (“App-ID”). This ID can be used to communicate with us, for example, if you request to delete any data shared with us. If you want to protect your anonymity and privacy, we recommend that you not contact us using your personal e-mail account.

Please note that questionnaires hosted by a third party, which are linked in the app (for example, a Limesurvey survey), may contain input fields for texts. If you provide your contact details or other Personal Information in the questionnaire, this information will be shared with us. It is your responsibility to protect your anonymity and privacy if you wish to do so.

The app does use third-party services that may collect information used to identify you. Link to the privacy policy of third-party service providers used by the app. The app does use third-party services that may collect information used to identify you.

Link to the privacy policy of third-party service providers used by the app:

Log Data

We want to inform you that whenever you use our Service, in a case of an error in the app, we collect data and information (through third-party products) on your phone called Log Data. This Log Data may include information such as your device Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, device name, operating system version, the configuration of the app when utilizing our Service, the time and date of your use of the Service, and other statistics.


Cookies are files with a small amount of data that are commonly used as anonymous unique identifiers. These are sent to your browser from the websites that you visit and are stored on your device's internal memory.

This Service does not use “cookies”. However, the app may use third-party code and libraries that use “cookies” to collect information and improve their services. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies and know when a cookie is being sent to your device. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this Service.

Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:

  • To facilitate our Service;

  • To provide the Service on our behalf;

  • To perform Service-related services; or

  • To assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

We want to inform users of this Service that these third parties have access to your Personal Information. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on our behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.


We value your trust in providing us with your Personal Information, thus we are striving to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Stop Sharing Your Data

At Resmonics, sharing your data is a fundamental part of the myCough's functionality. It enables us to continuously improve our product and tailor it to better suit your needs. However, we understand and respect your decision if you choose to stop sharing your data with us.

Please be aware that choosing to stop sharing your data with us is an irreversible process. Once initiated, we will delete all data stored on your device and reset the app. This action will result in the loss of any existing data you have within the app.
If you also wish to delete any data that you have previously shared with us, please follow these steps:

  • Send a Data Deletion Request: Email us at with your specific App ID (e.g., ccOb610f027cb91c-1702463693019)

  • Confirmation of Deletion: We will process your request and confirm once all your data has been successfully deleted from our records.

We value your privacy and are committed to ensuring the security of your personal information. If you have any questions or concerns about this process, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Links to Other Sites

This Service may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Children’s Privacy

These Services do not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13 years of age. In the case we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete this from our servers. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so that we will be able to do necessary actions.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, you are advised to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

This policy is effective as of 2023-12-13

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us at contacting

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