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A 19-year-old female asked:

I keep clearing my throat/ "choking" . could this be allergies? i suffer badly from allergies & asthma. i also have painful swollen nodes & am on anti

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Nayla Mumneh
Allergy and Immunology 29 years experience
Post nasal drip: The choking you are experiencing in post nasal drip, and that usually results from nasal allergies, i suggest you consult an allergist and determine your trigers and get adequate control of your symptoms.
Dr. Charlene Sojico
Pediatrics 41 years experience
Yes it is your: Allergy (postnasal drip) causing you to clear your throat and choking sensation.Need to get it under control to avoid asthma flare up. Discuss with your physician
Dr. Devang Patel
Family Medicine 16 years experience
Also, remember the basics and push fluids. Warm water works best.
Mar 1, 2013

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