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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Doanh Nguyen, md, faaaai
14 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Post nasal drip: Post nasal drip is usually coming from rhino-sinus diseases. In the us, allergies is the most common etiology. Discuss with your doctor if it bothers ... Read More
Dr. Victor Bonuel
38 years experience Internal Medicine
I won't worry about: It. Taking Robitussin-DM may help liquefy the phlegm. Try blowing ur nose gently and spit up the phlegm. Taking cough drops and taking vitamin c and ... Read More

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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Nasal congestion: If only pseudoephedrine worked, nasal congestion is the problem. I don't know what you meant by having tried everything (nasal steroid/nasal antihista ... Read More
A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Consult GI: You may have a reflux condition which may be present with or without heartburns.
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Dr. Justin Greiwe
12 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Step-Up Therapy: If you are suffering from chronic rhinitis then you are likely under-treating your disease. Saline sprays are helpful but not best treatment for persi ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Schmidt
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Its only a guess: sounds like it but if the symptoms get worse go to urgent care.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Mucus in throat: Esopaheal reflux or allergic rhinitis are more likely. Both are relatively easily treatable conditions.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hard or soft?: Are you talking about hard nuggets? Stones that form in tonsillar crypts are called tonsil stones ( tonsilloliths).
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Vladimir Zuzukin
22 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Mucus: It could be 'postnasal drainage' from your nose, like allergies or sinus infection. Or it could be productive sputum from cough, esp in a chronic smo ... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Videh Mahajan
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Mucus in throat: Esopaheal reflux or allergic rhinitis are more likely. Both are relatively easily treatable conditions.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Soroosh Armandi
16 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Allergic rhinitis: Sounds like allergic rhinitis or if you're a smoker then it maybe chronic bronchitis. If you don't smoke, then it can be treated by avoiding allergens ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Hydrate well & : Gargle.Saltwater gargles are very helpful. Mix a teaspoon of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle with this several times a day. You can gargle with al ... Read More

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