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A 38-year-old female asked:

I wake up at night with very dry throat. i have to swallow saliva to feel better and breath comfortable again. it feels like my throat is shrinking.

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Dr. Stephen Rothstein
A Verified Doctoranswered
41 years experience
Throat: Great question. usually comes from not drinking enough water and a dry climate (you need a humidifier) Sometimes its a sign of acid reflux
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