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Buffalo, New York
A 34-year-old female asked:

I have a burning like sensation in my chest when i swallow saliva an in my throat took 3 tums (calcium carbonate) water makes it burn to haven't ate nothing?

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Dr. Stephen Rothstein
A Verified Doctoranswered
41 years experience
Burning: sound slike acid reflux but you should have it checked out with your GI. Could try Pepcid or zantac (ranitidine) if you are able.
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