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A 68-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rashed Hasan
Pediatric Critical Care 32 years experience
Allergy : Allergy is a possibility. Consider over the counter Claritin and nasocort allergy nose spray
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
Morning cough : This is common in smokers, running nose, allergies, stomach issues. You should see a doctor in person to figure this out.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 48 years experience
Checkup: It sound like you may have a post nasal drip, pooling into the back of your throat. I suggest an examination and also, ask about the possibility of ac... Read More
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anna Flor Salcedo
24 years experience
Get evaluated: I wish i could say that this can be just from allrgies that is causing mucus production and congestion or this is just a reflux but with chest pain an... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Malinda Linn
Family Medicine 15 years experience
Allergies?: Often allergies can do this because the phlegm has been draining through the night and causing it to sit on the back of your throat. When you wake up ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Jacobson
A Verified Doctoranswered
41 years experience
Sounds like GERD: You are on Omeprazole for heartburn. It is clear that this is inadequate for your symptoms. The symptoms you describe above are all associated with ge... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Roman
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Could be: Post nasal drip. Drains at night. Then in am body tries to mobilize it. Cough. Vomit etc to get rid of it. Call your doc. Try some allergy med... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See your doctor: If your symptoms have been this persistent, you need to see your doctor. He/she will listen to you, do an examination, and possibly run some tests to... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Need to see ENT etc.: A healthy person can easily swallow mucus that the nose drips onto the throat, or mucus (clear phlegm) that naturally comes out of the lungs. Any prob... Read More
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