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A 23-year-old male asked:

Many things to help post nasal drip, like steam inhalation, manuka honey and increased water make my throat mucus worse. why would this happen?

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Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Increasing fluids: Any time you increase fluids (steam,honey,water) you may make more mucus. You might try an antihistamine or inhaled steroid for your postnasal drip. These should not cause more mucus.
Dr. Stephen Rothstein
A Verified Doctor commented
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may also be silent acid reflux
Aug 12, 2014

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