A 35-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

i feel something in the back of my throat when i swallow and my ears feel clogged. help?

1 doctor answer
Dr. William Culviner
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Many possibilities: The clogged sensation in the ears is usually a sign of eustachian tube dysfunction which could be from an irritant or allergies. Allergies can irritate your throat. Another possibility is reflux laryngitis. Acid from the stomach can actually cause nasal, sinus, and eustachian tube problems. Also, it can cause your throat to be irritated, sore, or feel like there is a lump in the throat. See an ent.
Answered on Jul 9, 2016

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Be checked: You may have strep but one sided pain is more concerning for something like an abscess. Be checked so you can be treated appropriately. All the best.
A member asked:
Dr. John Weeks
44 years experience Family Medicine
Blocked tube: The eustachian tubes allow air to travel from the throat to the inside of the ear drum to keep the pressure same on both sides of the ear drum. When y ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Feola
30 years experience Internal Medicine
R/O TONSILITIS: LATYNGITIS and recurrent sore throats can cause tonsillitis . You need to be examined and have a throat culture. If that is negative then blood work n ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegab answered
39 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Need to be seen: you might need prescription medicines and probably an antibiotic for ? pharyngitis or may middle ear infection

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month