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Dr. Warren Foster
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Itching Throat (Overview)

Itching throat is a clinical finding in which a person's throat feels irritated in a non-painful way, as if it needs to be scratched.


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What could cause an itch throat upon eating fruit?

What could cause an itch throat upon eating fruit?

Fruit Reaction: Your symptoms sound like an allergy to either the fruit itself or a preservative. In any case do not eat it again until you have consulted your md who may refer you to an allergist. You need to carry an Epipen (epinephrine) - call your doctor right away... Food allergies can be fatal! ...Read more

Dr. Warren Foster
248 doctors shared insights

Itching Throat (Overview)

Itching throat is a clinical finding in which a person's throat feels irritated in a non-painful way, as if it needs to be scratched.


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I was wondering what does it mean when your throat itches?

I was wondering what does it mean when your throat itches?

Usually allergies: This can usually be allergies, However, you will need to have thie examined by a doctor since there could be a lesion or something that is causing this. Having a throat that itches at the age of 37, and if this has never happened to you makes me want to tell y ou to have this checked. ...Read more

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Treating Jock Itch (Checklist)

Treat affected areas with a topical antifungal cream
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See a Dermatologist for resistant or widespread cases
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What do I have to do to get my not-itching throat back?

What do I have to do to get my not-itching throat back?

Allergy med may help: Sometimes post nasal drip ( drainage from nose/sinus) can cause an itchy throat- but please know that there are other causes and if this is something that persists you should see your dr. Other symptoms if it is rhintis could be nasal congestion, face pain or pressure , earache or pressure, cough from throat etc. Also acid reflux can cause itchy/irritated throat- see dr to clarify cause. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for itching throat?

What is the treatment for itching throat?

Honey/lemon: Warm water mixed with a bit of lemon juice and honey works in many cases. When it doesn't, viscous xylocaine (lidocaine) syrup, diluted and gargled, is effective (prescription needed). ...Read more

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Treating a Sore Throat (Checklist)

Stay hydrated
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Drink warm or cold fluids, whatever feels better
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Try acetaminophen or ibuprofen to relieve symptoms
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Avoid spicy or acidic foods
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Fastest ways to get rid of itching throat?

Honey/lemon: Warm water mixed with a bit of lemon juice and honey works in many cases. When it doesn't, viscous xylocaine (lidocaine) syrup, diluted and gargled, is effective (prescription needed). ...Read more

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What do I have to do to get my not-itching throat back?

Allergy med may help: Sometimes post nasal drip ( drainage from nose/sinus) can cause an itchy throat- but please know that there are other causes and if this is something that persists you should see your dr. Other symptoms if it is rhintis could be nasal congestion, face pain or pressure , earache or pressure, cough from throat etc. Also acid reflux can cause itchy/irritated throat- see dr to clarify cause. ...Read more

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Does honey help with itching throat?

Does honey help with itching throat?

Sometimes: Warm water mixed with a bit of lemon juice and honey works in many cases. When it doesn't, viscous xylocaine (lidocaine) syrup, diluted and gargled, is effective (prescription needed). ...Read more

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What is the treatment for itching throat?

Honey/lemon: Warm water mixed with a bit of lemon juice and honey works in many cases. When it doesn't, viscous xylocaine (lidocaine) syrup, diluted and gargled, is effective (prescription needed). ...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


Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Itch (Definition)

Itches are a clinical finding in which a person's skin has a sensation of non-painful irritation ...Read more