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I have a cough from a cold , & since I woke up I haven't stopped coughing. there's a constant tickle in the back of my throat. could this be serious?

I have a cough from a cold , & since I woke up I haven't stopped coughing. there's a constant tickle in the back of my throat. could this be serious?

Doctor can check: A person who cannot stop coughing needs to be evaluated and treated, by her doctor. Coughing should not be nonstop. Her doctor can examine her to see if there is something wrong in her throat, such as an unusual swelling. Her doctor can check the lungs to see if there is bronchospasm (which can be helped by inhalers), or any croupy barky symptoms. ...Read more

Pharynx (Definition)

It is the connection between the mouth and the throat. The 3 parts are the oropharynx, nasopharynx, and hypo-pharynx. The pharynx leads into the ...Read more


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I get constant tickles in the back of my throat, then start coughing violently and eventually I start to vomit.

I get constant tickles in the back of my throat, then start coughing violently and eventually I start to vomit.

See a doctor: Vomiting after a coughing fit is called post-tussive emesis. It can be caused by chronic sinus problems or chronic allergies but can also be caused by pertussis. You should see a primary care doctor to help sort it out. ...Read more

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There's this tickling feeling in the back of my throat and i constantly cough! how to cure this?

Antihistamines: The most common reason for having a throat tickle is allergy. You may or may not have runny/itchy eyes & nose with sneezing; but it is worth a try. Daily, non-sedating claritin, (loratadine) zyrtec, or Allegra should do the trick. This may be a seasonal thing, or may be year round. If it is more of a constant thing, then switch your daily antihistamine every 2-3 months to maintain the effect. ...Read more

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Wrote previously about constant tingling "ticking" in stomach and back. Now some clicking noise is coming from throat. Why is body doing weird things?

Wrote previously about constant tingling "ticking" in stomach and back. Now some clicking noise is coming from throat. Why is body doing weird things?

Same response...: Time to get checked by your doctor, who will take an appropriate history, perform examination, and order testing (things we can't do for you here through healthtap). Please pursue evaluation asap for either reassurance (you certainly sound concerned) or appropriate treatment (based on your provider's findings). Be well--. ...Read more

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What would cause tingling sensation in back of throat and tongue?

What would cause tingling sensation in back of throat and tongue?

See oral surgeon: There are a number of things that can causes this. Could be allergies, acid reflux, or a number of other things. The only way to know is to have an evaluation. Schedule an appointment asap. ...Read more

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Phlegm in back of throat sometimes it feels like something tickling in my throat and sometimes it makes me cough and doesn't go away slight heaache?

Phlegm in back of throat sometimes it feels like something tickling in my throat and sometimes it makes me cough and doesn't go away slight heaache?

Throat problems: Your problems sound as if you need to see a ENT physician. You need to have your throat, lower esophagus, vocal cords and sinuses evaluated to see if a cause for your symptoms can be found and treated. Good luck. ...Read more

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Getting tingling sensation in throat more on left side causing cough and throw up after every meal . Constantly clearing throat . Please advice?

Getting tingling sensation in throat more on left side causing cough and throw up after every meal . Constantly clearing throat . Please advice?

Reflux: You are experiencing reflux. Eat smaller meals and do not drink so much water at one time. Avoid acidic foods. Try Zantac (ranitidine) or Prilosec over the counter twice a day and you will be feeling better soon. Feel better! ...Read more