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my throat burns when I swallow

A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. You Sung Sang
30 years experience Gastroenterology
See MD & take a PPI: You could something serious going on with your esophagus. Buy some otc acid reducer like Prilosec otc and get referred to a gastroenterologist. They m ... Read More

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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Burn or pain?: Is it a burning sensation or pain? Burning could be that you have an irritation, sore in the throat. Try some salt water, room temperature gargle and ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Rita Corona
17 years experience Internal Medicine
Infection: Sounds like you have an upper respiratory tracy infection-sore/itchy throat, congestion and ear pain. It can also be allergies or both. Take vitamin ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
66 years experience Geriatrics
Certainly could be: Gerd- ck with pcp. There are good meds for this!
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
27 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Singulair (montelukast): No. It doesn't look like you were prescribed singulair (montelukast) which is a Leukotriene Receptor Antagonist designed to prevents asthma attacks a ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anthony Fritz
32 years experience Internal Medicine
Sick: You may be in the beginning stages of a viral or bacterial throat infection. Please see your healthcare provider if it worsens or persists. Consider u ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Deborah Ungerleider
35 years experience Pediatrics
Yes, any throat: infection can cause that symptom. How old is your child? Depending on his age, the type of pain described isn't always helpful and certainly not diagn ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Dennis Ruditser
8 years experience Internal Medicine
Sore throat: At this point you should see your primary care doctor to check your throat and perform a swab. It may be possible that you need antibiotics, however ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
37 years experience Internal Medicine
It could be a viral: Fungal or bacterial infection. Only your dr can give u an accurate diagnosis. Take care! http://www.Livestrong.Com/article/346628-what-causes-white-sp ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Steffy
13 years experience Family Medicine
Infection: One side or both doesn't matter as far as diagnosis. The vast majority are from viruses. If concern for strep head to your doctor.
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