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My Throat Is Very Dry And No Matter How Much I Drink It Remains Dry And My Nose Feels Blocked However When I Blow It Noting Comes Out Wat Cud This Be
My throat is very dry and no matter how much I drink it remains dry and my nose feels blocked however when I blow it noting comes out what cud this be?
Nasal obstruction : It is likely you have a nasal obstruction that is causing you to be a mouth breather, particularly at night. This can make the back of your throat feel especially dry. You should see an ENT for evaluation of your airway and the cause and treatment of your obstruction. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My nose feels very dry & the dryness continues to my throat. its very irritating and drinking water doesn't help,What can I do to prevent this?
Dark brown phlegm when i clear my throat / blow nose (1 week now). Sometimes i get completely clear mucus. Don't drink/smoke. No other symptoms.
May clear up: Many things can cause productive sputum and nasal drainage, including exposure to smoke or fumes, allergies and infections. But we have learned that most sinus infections and bronchitis do not need antibiotics, as they will almost always go away in a week or so. Especially with no other symptoms, waiting is a good option. If it persist another week or so, or more things happen, then be seen. ...Read more
Sore throat wed thurs&nowsaturday still blowing my nose a lot/coughing up phlegm.Drinking liquids. Cant exercise how long will I have this cold?
Sore throat on and off during the day? Runny nose and blocked at night time, been like it a few weeks, i'm 18, male, I do not drink and my teeth clean
May be allergies: Depending on where you live allergy season is here. Your symptoms certainly sound like it. Have you ever had allergies?This could be the first time. If you have no fever then try some of the over-the-counter allergy medicines. Just read the labels for directions. If you don't get better after a week or so see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi my throat has been bad for 2 days and when I drink it still bone dry and when I swallow it hurts I have a runny nose and a bad ear, feeling sick to?
Scratchy sore throat, runny nose, dry cough worse at night and in heat. 2 day history. Just traveled with friends on a cruise ship who all have similar sx's. Drinking lots of OJ and taking Vitamin C and resting. Thinking that it is just cold a cold, howev
Likely a cold: Controversy exists about vitC supplements for a cold. Taking the suggested amount (and not more) is safe. Warning signs that should prompt one to see a physician are sudden worsening of the throat pain, enlarging lymph nodes, persistent fever, any resultant breathing difficulty, sinus pressure after 14 days that is not improving, and suddenly getting worse after a period of improvement. ...Read more
I have a dry sensation in the back of my throat and the nasal passage feels weird when i drink water. What could be wrong?
Dry throat and nasal passages even though drinking close to 45oz of water per day. Causing constant coughing. Have had for close to a month now. ?
Throat, mouth so dry. I do leave the fan on at night, can that be the cause or am I not drinking enough water? I do have a history of post nasal drip
Mouth breathing: Mouth breathing can dry out your mouth, airway i. A dry environment. Illicit drugs, alcohol, many medications, and some medical conditions can lead to extreme dry mouth. Dehydration can cause you to be parched each morning, but not knowing what you drink or don't drink, i can not say if it is not enough. Do think about how much alcohol you are drinking, as that is a common problem at 24. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can post nasal drip cause dry mouth? My mouth has been pretty dry for over 24 hours, been clearing thick mucous from throat. Drinking plenty of water
Possibly: If the post-nasal drips are very salty, then you may end up with a sensation of dry throat like after swallowing a mouthful of seawater. On the other hand, your dry mouth may also be from nasal congestion leading to mouth breathing. You need to get checked out for possible sinus infection as well if the problem persists for more than 10 days or gets worse in the interim. ...Read more
Rough dry patch on roof of mouth very irritating worse when drinking water. no pain at all. A lot of post nasal drip. Hairy feeling in throat. Help!
See an Allergist: Sounds like your symptoms could be allergy related. Your best bet is to make an appointment with an Allergist so that a full exam, clinical history, and appropriate testing can be completed. ...Read more
Cant feel throat when swallowing, don't choke when eating or drinking. Maybe feels like liquid goes up nose a bit. Breathing through nose dries throat?
My throat hurts one side, my nose is congested and I feel like I can't breathe when I'm drinking or trying to sleep, no saline or decongestant working?
I had a very acidic smoothie. It burned my throat. I used cough drops, tea & honey, and water to fix it. It seems to have caused a runny nose - i was fine before the drink, but now feel sick. Help!
7 year old with sandpaper like skin on face and nowhere else. Mild cough and runny nose, no temp. Feels well eating and drinking, no sore throat.
I have some mucus or postnasal drip in the back of my throat. No cough, no fever, stuffy nose, but my throats feels irritated. Not sore because I eat and drink just fine. What could be going on? I have a newborn so I don't want to be contagious.
Wear a mask: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is bothersome, recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). A newborn is vulnerable to catching other people's infections. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can i let my 7 months old son drink some water with ginger extract to warm his throat? He has a cold, cough and runny nose
Yes, qualified: If it doesn't taste too strong for you, the baby may not object. Ginger can be a very strong flavor that might not appeal if it is not dilute enough. Be sure he has enough vit d and k . In the winter 1, 000 units of vit d and 100 mcg of vit k2 may help his immune system, especially if temperature is subnormal. ...Read more
18mos baby has cough n runny nose. Cant drink every breastfeed n always cough at the start of breastfeed cos mucus at throat. What should i do?
See below: If no fever and no breathing problem other than congestion and runny nose, recommend saline nasal spray and start feed with clear liquids--as water, apple juice, pear juice, white grape juice--these will not thicken mucus. Then progress to breast feed, as milk makes mucus thicker. Vaporizer or humidifier will be helpful. May wish to see Dear Parents: when to call the doctor for infant (Amazon) ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My throat hurts I have a runny nose and a bad cough i think my throat is swollen, what can I drink?
Tips: For sore throat – gargle with warm salt water (1/2 tsp salt in 8 oz of water). * for congestion – saline nose drops or a neti pot. *for anti-inflammatory effect ; mobilizing mucus- homemade chicken noodle soup.**for hydration- lots of water. Try clear broth. * add honey ; a small amt. Of lemon juice to chamomile tea. For significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician ;. ...Read more