A 46-year-old female asked:
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i’m constantly clearing my throat & have recently noticed that my voice is a lot more raspy. any ideas/suggestions?

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Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Clearing throat: Stop clearing throat. This irritates the mucosa and causes more secretions, Swallow instead. No smoking (anything). Limit or DC alcohol. Rest voice for a few day. Take prilosec 20mg twice a day for three weeks. See ENT if not improved
Answered on Jun 1, 2018
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