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I have to make a conscious effort to swallow my spit. Is this normal?

I have to make a conscious effort to swallow my spit. Is this normal?

Not sure: Is your saliva excessive or thick? Please see your doctor. Will have to have your salivary glands and your saliva looked at. Also any problems swallowing. Your doctor will examine you properly. ...Read more

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My husband swallows normally but is constantly spitting clear saliva thru out the day. It burns and aggravates him. This has been tested. What is it?

Acid reflux: It' possible that saliva contains a large amount of acid from stomach or from juices you drink causing burning.Check with a gastroenterologist ...Read more

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I sometimes swallow hard but never when i eat food or drink something.I only swallow hard when i just swallow spit or air. No pain.Sound normal or no?

I sometimes swallow hard but never when i eat food or drink something.I only swallow hard when i just swallow spit or air. No pain.Sound normal or no?

It's Not a Problem: If you have a hard time swallowing occasionally, you probably do not have a medical problem. If concerned, see your PCP for consultation. ...Read more

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I have no acid reflex. I swallow normally. Docs don't see anything. Did lots of test .I have constant spitting and burning mouth related to anything?

I have no acid reflex. I swallow normally. Docs don't see anything. Did lots of test .I have constant spitting and burning mouth related to anything?

Post nasal drip?: Do you have nasal congestion that makes you breathe from your mouth? Chronic nasal congestion can cause post nasal drip that makes you spit constantly. Go back to the doctor or see an allergist if you have nasal symptoms. ...Read more

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I choked on juice 3 days ago my throat and back of the roof of mouth burns when i swallow spit or something else is this normal if so how long it last?

I choked on juice 3 days ago my throat and back of the roof of mouth burns when i swallow spit or something else is this normal if so how long it last?

It may be: You may have irritated the lining of your throat when you choked on the juice. Like any other abrasion, it may take a week or so to fully heal. The throat is tough as you are constantly eating/drinking and the area may need a little more time. Try soft foods that don't aggravate the area as much for the next few days and let it heal. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Often it feels dat mucus is stuck in voice box, speaking & effort to clear throat often doesn't work, any solutions? Ent dr says swallow but doesn't work

Often it feels dat mucus is stuck in voice box, speaking & effort to clear throat often doesn't work, any solutions?
Ent dr says swallow but doesn't work

Mucous in throat: The sensation of mucous in throat are common and in young healthy people it is usually the result of constant throat clearing and voluntary coughing and spitting. Acid reflux is another common cause. Break the vicious cylce by drinking water and swallow but do not clear your throat as it will cause more edema in your voice box giving you sensation of mucous there! ...Read more

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Is this weird thing where i can breathe fine but i can't swallow anything even spit. It just comes right out. I need help?

Is this weird thing where i can breathe fine but i can't swallow anything even spit. It just comes right out. I need help?

R/O ESOPHAGEAL SPASM: Gerd can predispose to esophageal spasm which tends to flare with extremes of temperature of your food. Ie very cold or hot food. You need a full exam labs amylase/lipase H pylori titers/stool for HPYLORI x 3. Hi consult with endoscopy and esophageal mammometry to check for spasm. Also biopsies for HPYLORI. Zantac vs Nexium (esomeprazole) may provide relief. Also gluten free diet Wholeapproach.com /gutbliss.com ...Read more