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Is there any natural remedies I can take to get rid of chronic thick catarrh I have in my throat I have to constantly keep clearing my throat?

Is there any natural remedies I can take to get rid of chronic thick catarrh I have in my throat I have to constantly keep clearing my throat?

Allergies?: It is possible that this mucous is the result of allergies. It may also be a sign of copd, especially if you are a smoker or exposed to secondhand smoke on a constant basis. Another possibility is an infection though not likely if this is going on for a long time. Recommend a visit to your physician. In the meanwhile drinking plenty of water may reduce the thickness. Read more

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How can I get rid of catarrh (mucus, phlegm)?

How can I get rid of catarrh (mucus, phlegm)?

Salt water: Try gargling with warm salty water. Use a teaspoon in 8 oz of warm water and gargle and spit. Read more

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Can you describe how to get rid of sore throats?

Can you describe how to get rid of sore throats?

Sore throat: For significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician ; get a strep throat test ; culture. Antibiotics are imperative for strep throat. Try saltwater gargles. Mix tsp of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle w this several times/day. You can gargle w aloe vera juice a couple of times per day. A mix of chamomile tea w honey ; a small amt of lemon juice helps. Read more

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Food burned my throat, how to get rid of it?

Food burned my throat, how to get rid of it?

Throat burn: As long as you can swallow without too much discomfort, I wouldn't be too worried. It may take a few days, but it should go back to normal, quickly. If you have any trouble getting food/liquids down or if you have trouble breathing, go to the emergency room immediately. Read more

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What's the best way to get rid of musus in your throat?

What's the best way to get rid of musus in your throat?

Snot: Body produces up pint more mucous day as protective mechanism. When becomes thick- tacky causes congestion nose throat. Saline1/2 tsp salt to 8oz water, gargle frequently spit out. Cleanses throat. Also gimger root- shred 2 tsp put in cup. Add bioiling water. Cover 15-20 min. Strain. Add 2 tsp homey and 2 tsp lemon juice, gargle swallow. Use good cough drops. Average person makes 16000 gal snot in. Read more

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Can I get rid of the hole in my throat?

Can I get rid of the hole in my throat?

See your MD: Not for sure which hole you are talking about, but if it is something that is new and bothersome you should get checked by your health care provider. They maybe be able to answer your question better, Read more

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How to get rid of of a drip in my throat?

How to get rid of of a drip in my throat?

Throat Mucus: Greetings. The fastest way to rid of the mucus in your throat is to gargle with salt water. Also make sure you are drinking enough liquids, sleep with a humidifier and consider Mucinex (guaifenesin). Read more

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How can you get rid of strept throat very fast?

How can you get rid of strept throat very fast?

See your primary MD: See your primary very fast! Step requires antibiotics, so the sooner you get in the sooner you can be treated! Read more

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How can I get rid of cobblestone in my throat?

How can I get rid of cobblestone in my throat?

Cobblestone: Cobblestoning is a term for post nasal drip causing a cobblestone appearance in the back of your throat. To reduce post nasal drip, many people will use a nasal steroid or an antihistamine. Cobblestoning of your throat though is not life threatening. Read more

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How do you get rid of mucus stuck in your 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

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How do I get rid of the lumpy feeling in my throat?

Depends: There are so many possibilities to your symptom that you should really be examined. Try gargling with salt water and taking a Benadryl (diphenhydramine) at bedtime. If this doesn't work, you need to see your doctor. Read more

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Some yellowishish smelly things in my throat, how do I get rid of them?

Some yellowishish smelly things in my throat, how do I get rid of them?

Chronic Tonsillitis: Probably has Chronic Tonsillitis or an Acute Strep throat. A course of antibiotics and salt water gargles, initially, would be the approach. I think. Read more

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How do I get rid of this feeling of food stuck in the back of my throat?

How do I get rid of this feeling of food stuck in the back of my throat?

Please see your PCP: Or gastroenterologist. There are several things that can cause such a sensation. You do need to get it checked. Sorry, can't say what it is exactly as I can't examine you. Read more

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I have snot stuck in my throat and I can't get rid of it. What can I do.?

Take a hot steamy: Shower or turn on the kettle and breathe in the steam (not too close!) That should help. Over the counter expectorants might also help to loosen the mucous. Use as directed on the bottle. Read more

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What can I do to get rid of this problem of these stink balls in my throat?

What can I do to get rid of this problem of these stink balls in my throat?

Push with q-tip: These "stink balls" are called tonsillolihs (tonsil stones). They are collections of debris in the little holes of the tonsil. They can be removed by pushing next to the white spot with a q-tip. It is also helpful to gargle with a 50:50 mixture of water and hydrogen peroxide. If this doesn't work, go see an ENT physician. Read more

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Is there a good way to get rid of/quell a common cold and bad throat in 24 hours?

Is there a good way to get rid of/quell a common cold and bad throat in 24 hours?

It runs it's course.: Tips: sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). Get strep test/culture if very sore. Congestion – saline nose drops or netti pot. For anti-inflammatory effect & mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup. Hydrate- lots of water/clear broth/ add honey & a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. Fever/ pain – Acetaminophen / nsaid’s rest! Get medical >. Read more

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How do get rid of a shelled sunflower seed that is lodged in throat? Is this dangerous?

How do get rid of a shelled sunflower seed that is lodged in throat? Is this dangerous?

Foreign body: Sensation of something stuck in throat is common. It is very unlikely the sunflower seed is still in your throat, it is just a sensation. If you can eat and drink without problem, you are fine. Read more