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Feels like mucus stuck inside throat which gets worse after drinking water or eating help? Whenever I drink fell like choking on mucus, I have to spit

Feels like mucus stuck inside throat which gets worse after drinking water or eating help? Whenever I drink fell like choking on mucus, I have to spit

Excessive mucous: Do you have allergies? There are medications that help reduce mucous production. You can see a board certifies otolaryngologist for an evaluation. ...Read more

Mucus (Definition)

Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more


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Hi, stupid Choice, went back smoking cigarettes. And now I have a constant dry cough and feels like a lot of mucus stuck in throat and chest I'm 26?

Hi, stupid Choice, went back smoking cigarettes. And now I have a constant dry cough and feels like a lot of mucus stuck in throat and chest I'm 26?

Quit while you are: Ahead. The symptoms will, in all likelihood subside, once you stop insulting your body with tobacco.
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Feel like there’s mucus stuck in my throat. Very painful in my throat and ear when I swallow. Anything I can do at home?

Feel like there’s mucus stuck in my throat. Very painful in my throat and ear when I swallow. Anything I can do at home?

Doctor can evaluate: Throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). Throat lozenges, Tylenol (acetaminophen), or Motrin (ibuprofen) can lessen pain. ...Read more

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Had appendectomy 4 days ago uvula was elongated during intubation. Have mucus stuck in throat that I cannot cough up making me nauseous help?

Had appendectomy 4 days ago uvula was elongated during intubation. Have mucus stuck in throat that I cannot cough up making me nauseous help?

Get checked: Intubation can inflame the airways and sometimes cause infection. I would call the doctor/hospital for a check up. If worsening symptoms going to the hospital emergency room would be indicated. Good luck ...Read more

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Blocked nose & headache on forehead occasionally, mucus stuck in throat, no cough, feeling breathless once a while, how to confirm whether I have asthma?

Blocked nose & headache on forehead occasionally, mucus stuck in throat, no cough, feeling breathless once a while, how to confirm whether I have asthma?

Asthma: Studies show asthma is sometimes a misdiagnosis. The diagnosis is confirmed with a test called spirometry where you breathe into a machine then we see if a bronchodilator overcomes an obstructive breathing pattern if present. Asthma is an obstructive lung disease. Https://www. Aaaai. Org/conditions-and-treatments/conditions-dictionary/spirometry ...Read more

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I have what look like mucus stuck at the top of my throat behind that thing that dangles down?

I have what look like mucus stuck at the top of my throat behind that thing that dangles down?

Post nasal drip: That is where u would see mucous drip down from a post nasal drip. Take some warm tea with lemon and honey. It will probably remove the mucous and soothe your throat. ...Read more

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It always feel like there mucus in my throat.?

It always feel like there mucus in my throat.?

Because there is: It is normal to have a small amount of postnasal drainage on a daily basis. However, if it is bothering you, I would recommend seeing your physician or possibly an allergist. ...Read more

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Does epiglottitis make you feel like somethin is stuck in your throat like mucus or cold?

Does epiglottitis make you feel like somethin is stuck in your throat like mucus or cold?

Yes: Beaxuase your epiglottis is in the back of your throat, if it is swollen it could give you the sensations you describe. ...Read more

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Feels like mucus or fluid in throat. Causes me to clear it and lose voice sometimes. Go away on own? Why and help

Rhinitis: Sounds like you may have nasal drainage and congestion. Try a nasal flushing system to see if it improves or an antihistamine like Claritin. ...Read more

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I have post nasel drip but dr gave me no meds? I always feel like there's mucus in my throat it's very bothersome : (

Post nasal drip: Postnatal drip is usually due to sinusitis. Sinusitis can be caused by allergic ; nonallergic causes. Nasal steroid spray can be often helpful for allergic sinusitis. Speak to your doctor about it if it has not been tried. ...Read more

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How can I clear mucus from throat?

Hydrate well with: Water. Saltwater gargles: Mix 1 tsp salt in 8 oz warm water – gargle several times a day. ...Read more

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Mucus from throat what are the causes?

Mucus: It could be 'postnasal drainage' from your nose, like allergies or sinus infection. Or it could be productive sputum from cough, esp in a chronic smoker. If not coughing, then more likely a nasal drainage problem. ...Read more

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How does it feels when mucus or cold is down in your throat?

How does it feels when mucus or cold is down in your throat?

Lowsy: It doesn't feel good when you have a cold in your throat. It is typically painful when you swallow and mucus can generally add to the level of congestion which may make breathing more difficult. Stay well hydrated and consider Guaifenesin if mucus is thick. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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I have mucus stuck in the top of my throat. How do I get it out?

Stuck Mucous: It depends on the source... Allergies, sinus infections, adenoiditis, gerd, etc. See an ENT specialist to sort it out. In the meantime you could try drinking more water. ...Read more

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Do you know if there are other ways to clear the throat of mucus?

Clearing throat: Other than what? Keep well hydrated and cough out the phlegm and mucus as needed. ...Read more

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How can I make my throat clear for good? It freq has little mucus.

Try some things....: A bit of chronic mucus, presuming it is not thick saliva, may be caused by an irritant, most commonly first or second hand smoke, or air pollution, etc. So firstly avoid any kind of irritating inhalants. If it is caused by a chronic inflammation in the nasal cavity (rhinitis) or sinuses, it can be a post-nasal drip. Try a nasal saline spray few times daily. Gp, or ENT doc should be able to help. ...Read more

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Why do I keep wanting/ have urge to get mucus out of my throat? What might be the cause of this?

Why do I keep wanting/ have urge to get mucus out of my throat? What might be the cause of this?

Allergies: This is often allergies, post nasal drip, sometimes esophageal reflux, throat infection (likely virus) a swollen uvula and plenty of uncommon causes. ...Read more

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Constant mucus in throat?

Constant mucus in throat?

Allergic rhinitis: Sounds like allergic rhinitis or if you're a smoker then it maybe chronic bronchitis. If you don't smoke, then it can be treated by avoiding allergens, especially pollen dust, and other household triggers or you may see your primary doc and be given a nasal corticosteroid spray which are usually quite effective. ...Read more

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How to remove mucus in the throat?

How to remove mucus in the throat?

Hydrate well &: Gargle. Saltwater gargles are very helpful. Mix a teaspoon of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle with this several times a day. You can gargle with aloe vera juice a couple of times per day. A mixture of chamomile tea with honey & a small amount of lemon juice is good. ...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