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i have clear mucus in my throat and it is worst when i laydown

A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sanford Archer
37 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sinusitis/bronchitis: Sounds like a URI has turned into a spell of bronchitis. If the cough is productive of colored mucus, increasing cough and a fever, than you should v ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Astrachan
36 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Sounds like reflux: Not from your heart at all. Most likely juice from your stomach is coming up "silently" without heartburn. You want to not eat or drink before laying ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Garner
15 years experience Cardiology
Possibly: These could be symptoms of congestive heart failure. The triad of difficulty breathing when laying flat, shortness of breath to exertion, and lower ex ... Read More
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sudeshan Govender
Specializes in Family Medicine
GORD: Most likely Gastro esophageal reflux disease. Suggest PPI e.g. Omeprazole 20mg at night for a week .
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
18 years experience Family Medicine
This : This is likely a result of post nasal drip which is a result of environmaental allergies. Try a daily antihistamine like Claritin or alavert. If you h ... Read More
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A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Dr. can check throat: New throat symptoms can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some ot ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Georgia Latham
34 years experience Family Medicine
Try Guafenesin: Guafensin is an excellent expectorant, meaning that it helps thin and loosen mucous and helps your body get rid of it. Guafenesin is available over-t ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Cancer unlikely: Mucus in the throat may be due to pollutants in the air or mild allergies to some airborne antigens. You are unlikely to have throat cancer. For good ... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
38 years experience Internal Medicine
Well : Acid blocking type medicine such as Prilosec PPI's or H2-blockers like ranitidine. Consult primary care doctor or Healthtap for specific diagnosis and ... Read More
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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Koos
20 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
PND Likely: Assuming you are a non-smoker and you do not have an obstructive pulmonary disease and/or are not referring to sputum...More than likely pnd- post nas ... Read More
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