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I have white thick sticky mucus looking stuff inside my vagina?

I have white thick sticky mucus looking stuff inside my vagina?

Go see a doctor: This way you can find out if something is wrong and then you can get educated about what is normal and abnormal. ...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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What can I do to treat thick sticky mucus in my nose and throat?

What can I do to treat thick sticky mucus in my nose and throat?

Thin the mucus: Hydration- drink plenty of water, avoid antihistamines, and try things like Guaifenesin tabs otc which thins the secretions. ...Read more

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Stuffy nose with clear thick sticky mucus sometimes I cough up same mucus a few times a day hardly any color just white particles sometime some green?

Stuffy nose with clear thick sticky mucus sometimes I cough up same mucus a few times a day hardly any color just white particles  sometime some green?

Seasonal flu: is very common viral infection. Usually the condition resolves on its own with home care. Drink water and get a good rest. NSAIDs (e.g. Aleve, Advil) or Tylenol (acetaminophen) are also recommended every 6 hours. If they continue for more than 10-12 days, you may visit your PCP. ...Read more

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I push extremely thick&sticky mucus from my sinuses out of my nose & throat &i sound congested. What is this? Antibiotics & spray haven't helped

I push extremely thick&sticky mucus from my sinuses  out of my nose & throat &i sound congested. What is this? Antibiotics & spray  haven't helped

Many possibilities: Without more information it is hard to know for sure. One possibility is that you have a sinus infection and the antibiotic you were put on was not effective. Another possibility is it may be an allergic issue and the spray (assuming it was a steroid spray) couldn't get in your nose well enough to work. I strongly recommend you see an ENT doctor for a complete nasal evaluation. ...Read more

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Can you recommend a home remedy for mucus in your stool?

Can you recommend a home remedy for mucus in your stool?

Mucus in Stool: Some amount of mucus in the stool is normal; Significant amounts of mucus and mucus accompanied by diarrhea, pain or blood may signify an intestinal condition such as infection or inflammation. Increased amounts of mucus in the stool can also occur with cancers of the colon or rectum or with bowel obstruction. See your Physician for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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My son is only coughing, has a little of mucus, and when he coughs a lot he throws up. Should I be worry & what can I do? Home remedy? If possible.

My son is only coughing, has a little of mucus, and when he coughs a lot he throws up. Should I be worry & what can I do? Home remedy? If possible.

Coughing: If this is of short duration, make sure his room is cool and not too dry. Encourage small amount of fluids frequently. If it persists or if he developed a fever have him checked. Coughing with vomiting is a symptom of whooping cough. I hope he feels better. ...Read more

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My husband insurance at his new job hasn't kicked in yet but my 2 year old is sick what should I do at home has a remedy my 2 year old has a stuffy nose at night but runny nose during the day its a bright green mucus her left eyes is kinda swollen and has

My husband insurance at his new job hasn't kicked in yet but my 2 year old is sick what should I do at home has a remedy my 2 year old has a stuffy nose at night but runny nose during the day its a bright green mucus her left eyes is kinda swollen and has

Take him to the dr: Insurance should not be the primary concern, your two year old should be. I am sure that you get groceries and gas even though your insurance does not cover these items. Sometimes you can negotiate in advance for a cash price. ...Read more

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Thick Sticky Mucus (Definition)

Thick sticky mucus is mucus that has less water in it, so the mucus doesn't flow out of the nose or other places (it may be stuck in place ...Read more