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Severe Burning In Throat
I take 150mg of zoloft (sertraline) so I have to cut the pill in half. Someimes I get this severe burning in throat shortly after taking it. Is this normal? Cures?
Zoloft (sertraline): If you are getting severe throat burning you should stop taking that medicine and see your doctor as soon as possible. Please let me know how things go. ...Read more
Burping and a gulping sensation tonight. Tried multiple pillows. Antacids and Mylanta. Dozed off and suddenly sensation my air stopped in throat. Sat up and hard belch produced severe burning in throat and chest. Terrible taste. After hour, throat se
Bad GERD: Sounds like you have acid from the stomach coming right up into your mouth - GastroEsophageal Reflux Disease - GERD. This produces symptoms as you describe. Treatment is simple - an over the counter PPI such as omeprazole will work wonders. Real question is why this is occurring - should see doc to straighten this out. ...Read more
I am having severe burning throat sensation. I have lpr. I was told I was really red in my throat in June. Do you think its something more serious?
What would cause severe burning in my throat? I know it is not heartburn. It happens when I'm up moving around or walking. I do have heart problems.
Any time someone...: ...says a symptom of any kind is severe, it's time to see a doctor. I don't know what heart problems you have, but angina (heart pain from a blocked artery in the heart) can be felt in the neck, shoulder, arm or hand. Putting "severe" and "heart problems" together tells meet you need to see your doctor about this. NOW! Best wishes. Dr. Anne ...Read more
Severe burning in my throat tht gets worse everytime I breath difficult swallowing some foods some burning in the chest and stomach as well?
I sometimes wake up in the middle of the night with severe burning pain in my throat. What can this be? I'm fine during the day.
Reflux or dry mouth: You may be breathing through your mouth at night, which causes drying of the throat which can hurt. You also could have GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease). Don't eat within a couple of hours before going to bed, avoid spicy or greasy foods, caffeine, alcohol & nicotine before bedtime and elevate the head of the bed 40 to 60 degrees. Sleep on right side.. Get checked by doc to be sure. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My wife was having apple cider vinegar last 2 months. Now she. Is having severe burning sensation in her throat and esophagus. Could this be the cause?
Please... is there anything over-the-counter that will soothe a severe sore throat and burning in my chest?
I have Graves and are experiencing sore throat and tightness in my throat, burning pains in my back, no sleep, fatigue, severe anger mood swings.?
Pain with eating: Burning in the throat with eating indicates some type of inflammation/irritation. There are many causes of throat pain. Some of these conditions require antibiotics, anti-fungal, or anti -acid medications. You need a diagnosis in order to choose the proper remedy. See your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Several disorders: Without more details, including how long you have suffered this symptom I would have a tough time giving you a specific answer. Breathing thorough the mouth (because of nasal congestion) and reflux of stomach acid are common causes. Assuming that you have been bothered for a while, other causes need to be considered. ...Read more
I have burning in throat chest and in eyes and prickly feeling It has been a week and feeling comes and goes stronger in evening?
Burning in throat for a few hours after l eat. I'm having an endoscopy, will this show why I'm getting burning? I stop h plyori treatment 4 weeks ago
I was sick about 2 weeks ago and all my symptom went away but my throat has been burning, like more than a sore throat, but I'm not sick and it's been hurting for about a week now?
Burning throat: Greetings. The burning may be due to reflux. If you suffer from heartburn or GERD, then tums or a medication like Zantac (ranitidine) may be of help. Pharyngitis coming from a virus could be the cause and Tylenol/Motrin could help. See your doctor for confirmation. Good Luck. ...Read more
Consider: Gargling with aloe vera juice twice a day. ...Read more
Foodborne illness: The CDC says that green leafy vegetables are one of the most common causes of foodborne illness. Be sure to wash your kale very well. What else was in there? In any case, if you have severe burning and pain, I would absolutely recommend you get seen and get a physical exam and possible treatment to make sure you are safe. Even bring leftover kale with you if you have any. Good luck. ...Read more