Doctor insights on: Itchy throat and chest pain
Pains: Not enough information without seeing you. Go see your doctor. I'm sure they can help. ...Read more
How long?: Itching is often associated with allergy. If you have had these symptoms for more than 2 weeks or they have been recurring, they are likely from allergies. Consult an allergist to find out what may be ailing you and whether you may have asthma as well. If there is a family history of allergies, then your chances of having allergies get much higher. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a white lumpy patch on the side in the back of my throat, very itchy and sore. Ideas? Also chest pain and food gets stuck halfway down, related?
Can be fungus: See pmd, get it swabbed and culture. That will yield result. ...Read more
I'm having wheezing, chest pain, itchiness all over my body. Its easier to breath while laying down. I feel like somethings bubbling in my lower throat?
I have itchy throat and excess mucus, the muscles in my chest hurts. It all began when I started at a new university. Antihistamine does not help.
Have cold with itchy throat, ears and chest for the past three days. Been taking cough drops; should I visit doctor or try something at home?
Bad cough itchy throat chest congestion nasal congestion what over-the-counter medicine is best to take?
OTC meds: Medications like Guaifenesin which could be found in Robitussin or Mucinex (guaifenesin) can be helpful. Also for nasal stuffiness you could try afrin nasal spray one spray in each nostril twice a day. Please only take for three days as there's a high risk of rebound rhinitis if you take for longer than three days. ...Read more
Cough for 5 weeks with phlegm. No fever. Achy and get chills. Itchy throat and ears. Chest hurts. What could this be?
See doctor: It is time for you to consult a doctor. ...Read more
Had a cough all day, but now chest is tight, itchy throat, and trouble breathing. I feel weak. Anxiety from being sick or something else?
Seek treatment: You should be evaluated. If you have a respiratory infection with difficulty breathing, it could get worse and you may benefit from a breathing treatment to open the airways in the chest. Sometimes a cold with bad cough can also trigger asthma, or "twitchy" airways and can make it hard to breathe. It could be anxiety, but that should be considered after these other possibilities. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a sore and itchy throat, sore inflamed chest, headache, sore neck and back and shoulders, runny nose. I think I have a cold am I correct?
Viral URI: Sounds like you are correct, but cannot diagnose accurately over the internet. Hopefully you will be better soon. Best wishes. ...Read more
Allergy: Detail history is needed for correct diagnosis. Antahistaminics may resolve problem. ...Read more
10 days loss of voice, itchy burning eyes, cleardischarge, chest pain, shortbreath, tight neck, headache, inconsistent cough, tired, mouthsores ideas?
Give it a try:
Popsicles are not a medication. These will not do any harm, so give it a try to see if it helps.
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OTC sprays, lozenges: Over-the-counter sprays such as chloroseptic and vics are safe and contain a topical numbing solution which will help relieve discomfort. Gargling with salt-water can also help, especially if it feels like there is a lot of mucus in your throat. Otc lozenges with menthol, eucalyptus, peppermint, spearmint and/or honey may also provide relief. Feel better soon! ...Read more
Sore throat causes: Itching and soreness of your throat could be due to allergies and post nasal drainage. It could also be due to a viral or early bacterial infection. If there is no fever yet, you may want to try an otc antihistamine such as zyrtec first. If it does not help and you develop a fever, you should visit your doctor to further evaluate your throat. ...Read more