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A 23-year-old male asked:

I've had thick mucus stuck in the back of my throat the past few days. i typically hydrate well. is there anything else i can do to thin it out?

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Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Mucus: You can try a saline nasal spray and otc mucinex (guaifenesin).
Dr. Mary David
Dr. Mary David commented
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Inhaling steam can also help
Jan 13, 2015

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