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feels like I have a hair in my throat

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Catherine Smith
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Drink water: Drink plenty of fluids- if not resolving make appointment with your doctor for an examination

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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Lewis
50 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
IT CAN: The tonsilith, or tonsil stone can cause irritation and pressure. Best to see your otolaryngologist for evaluation.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Throat: Likely this is some type of viral process or irritation from your nose. Continue your fluids, Tylenol (acetaminophen) or ibuprofen. Extra vitamin C m ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Corey Clay
9 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Throat sensation: Did the ER offer anything else? Was there a comment on how your throat appears on exam? I think an Xray would have low probability of identifying th ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Norton
23 years experience Family Medicine
Post nasal drainage: Post nasal drainage can cause the sensation like something is in the back of your throat. Allergies and other sinus issues can cause this. Also cert ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Try carbonated drink: You may try a carbonated drink like Coke or Pepsi. Wish you good health! - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk p ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Simple...: Take couple lumps of bread, just soak with milk, swallow ........couple of these will dislodge it.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
35 years experience Pediatric Pulmonology
Mgt suggestions: Sometimes the lining of the throat becomes inflamed. Try some honey to soothe your throat. If your asthma is not well controlled, it is important to f ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Spasoje Neskovic
43 years experience Family Medicine
Glossitis: Sounds like infection, or vitamins deficiency, and go see doctor.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See doctor: This is not the usual complaint for patients with asthma. You need to have your doctor to check your throat. An ENT consult may be needed.
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