A member asked:

I woke up feeling like i was going to be sick and i felt like i was choking. felt like there was something stuck in my throat and i had to cough? why?

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Dr. Stephen Rothstein answered

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presuming that you are not sick sounds like you had silent acid reflux or LPR where some of the acid of the stomach comes into your throat. may also be esophageal spasm. often what you eat triggers it. follow up with your gi

Answered Oct 18, 2014



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