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Mucus thinning foods
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Gorenberganswered
Allergy and Immunology 37 years experience
Indefinitely: Mucinex, which contains the ingredient guaifenesin, can thin mucus and help you clear the secretion. The effective dose is 1200 mG twice daily, but so... Read More
2.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 42-year-old female asked:
If your mucus plug is still hard but your wall is thinning out and not dilated, how long until you deliver?
Dr. Jane Van Disanswered
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
Impossible to say: This is the forever 'golden' question... When will i deliver? In my experience, mucous plugs don't mean a lot. Thinning is a good sign that baby has... Read More
4.9k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 31-year-old female asked:
2 days til my due date dilated to 4cm losing alot of mucus plug is that also thinning of the cervix?
Dr. Jeffrey Juchauanswered
Family Medicine 35 years experience
Cervix Changes: the cervix dilates from 0 to 10 cm which is ready for delivery. The cervix also thins it starts out about 2-4 cm long and then we judge its thinning ... Read More
3.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 21-year-old male asked:
Can consuming a lot of meat cause an excess of mucus? is meat known to be a mucus causing food? recently switched from being vegetarian.
Dr. Doanh Nguyen, md, faaaaianswered
Allergy and Immunology 16 years experience
No: It is not known that meat causes your body making more mucus. However if you have indigestion, consuming a large amount of meat might worsen your refl... Read More
3.4k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tanya Russoanswered
Pediatrics 27 years experience
Acid reflux: Your symptoms could be caused by acid reflux. Certain foods, activities, medications and conditions that increase pressure in your abdomen can trig... Read More
4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 22-year-old male asked:
Hi! sometimes i cough out small yellowish/white (what feels like mucus) piece of food? what is it? tastes unpleasant. how & why does it happen? thnx!
Dr. Oscar Novickanswered
Pediatrics 60 years experience
Debris: You may have coughed up debris coming from the crypts or crevices of your tonsils. See your doctor for help.
5k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 37-year-old male asked:
What is this: i eat food that i normally eat ok & randomly i have a huge level of mucus produced where i feel like i'm gonna gag. how can i prevent it?
Dr. Pamela Pappasanswered
Psychiatry 44 years experience
Food sensitivities: It's possible that you're having sensitivities to some foods you're eating -- and you need to learn what they are so you can prevent this problem. Th... Read More
4.8k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 28-year-old male asked:
Got woke up this morning by a cough with mucus in almost threw up it was like food was trying to come up never happened before ?
A Verified Doctoranswered
46 years experience
Morning cough: You have either bronchitis or bad post nasal drip of foul mucous which accumulated during sleep. Take your temp..you may need an exam.
3.8k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A male asked:
So whats a good home remedy for mucus and body aches i don't really like taking medicine because i feel like i take longer to get better but what food?
Dr. Dean Giannoneanswered
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Oil of oregano : The body aches make me think you may have an infection. In the absence of infection, you can try mucus with three drops of oil of oregano under your t... Read More
835 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivy Fisheranswered
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Mucus in stools: Sometimes food ingested might be only partially digested so may have mucus in stool. Observe for weight loss, blood stools or stools that are large an... Read More
263 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
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