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Dry cough burning throat

A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Viral URI: May end up with cold or flue and it's complications. Take some otc medications for symptomatic treatment. Your pharmacist can help you with that. If i... Read More

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
Surgery 44 years experience
Posterior drip: what you are describing is typical of posterior nasal drip. while you are asleep, the posterior nasal drip will irritate your throat, and your vocal c... Read More
Dr. Katharine Cox
Pediatric Emergency Medicine 46 years experience
Sudden onset: Makes it suspicious for something you ate or drank. Protect the area and try a Benadryl (diphenhydramine). If the pain and throat tightness continue ... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Noel Alonso
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Cough...: It sounds as if you may be describing a post-nasal drip, which causes the itchy, scratchy throat and dry cough by stimulating cough receptors at the b... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Juan Guarderas
Allergy and Immunology 40 years experience
Keep an eye!!: If you are otherwise a healthy 49 years old, a dry cough, some tiredness and feeling hot, is worth keeping an eye on your temperature. A cough medicat... Read More
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Sinuses: Your sinus problem may be due allergies. See an allergist to rule out allergies as a cause of your problem
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph White
50 years experience
Strep throat or viru: All of the symptoms sounds mainly like a viral ., but this could also be a viral upper and lower respiratory infection or atypical pneumonia. This ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 57 years experience
Diagnosis: This is not something that can be diagnosed over the internet. You need to be seen and examined. The chest pain is likely to be due to your coughing a... Read More
A 59-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 24 years experience
Infection: Sounds like you have an infection. What kind - is a different question. Most likely viral, strep is a possibility but cough is less likely in its case... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 26 years experience
Want to be sure?: This could be the common cold, but if you want to be sure, seek a consult with one of us and have a formal virtual evaluation. That's what we're here... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Benoit
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Yes: Sore throats are common this time of year and are typically viral. A cough usually follows and is accompanied by nasal congestion and the feeling of ... Read More
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