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Thick Brown Mucus In Throat
Scratchy dry painful throat, spitting up thick green/brown mucus. Throat sticks together when swallowing, more tired than usual? Thank you.
More details: It is hard to tell whether you are getting a viral or bacterial infection although I would favor viral if the symptoms have not been present for >10 days. See doctor if the symptoms are unbearable. ...Read more
Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more
I had a dry burning sensation in the back of my throat, but now I have thick green and brown mucus in throat, still dry, bad taste, yellow tint tounge?
Run-of-the-Mill: Sounds like you have what i just got over. No biggie. You need more fluids and brush your teeth and tongue twice a day. You may develop other symptoms too, like a cough and headache but it should all blow over in a week or so. Over the counter cold and cough meds should help. If getting progressively worse, however, then you may want to see a doctor, especially if a high fever develops. ...Read more
Possible nasopharyng: You either have chronic sinus infection or chronic infection above and behind the palate. Unlikely to be from dirt or dust being swept from nose into throat. Need to have ENT look into nose and behind palate to determine source of drainage and obtain secretions for culture. Chronic nasopharyngitis is very hard to eradicate. Ct only useful if there is chronic sinusitis. Could try saline rinse. ...Read more
Yes: The a.m mucus sample is usually concentrated and thus may look yellow. IN the presence of a sinus infection, the mucus (when present) should be consistently yellow or green. ...Read more
I stop breathing for periods of time at night. I have GERD and I've often have at least 1 nostril blocked. thick mucus in throat. Are these connected?
Allergic rhinitis: Sounds like allergic rhinitis or if you're a smoker then it maybe chronic bronchitis. If you don't smoke, then it can be treated by avoiding allergens, especially pollen dust, and other household triggers or you may see your primary doc and be given a nasal corticosteroid spray which are usually quite effective. ...Read more
After giving oral, felt mucus in throat for 6 days and on 7th day(today) I feel it extremely dry. Does it have anything to do with it? He's clean
Possibly: There could be some irritation in the throat from the activity that is still healing. Please see your health care provider if it persists or worsens. ...Read more
You can: You can take it as directed and if you don't feel better consult your doctor ...Read more
Constant excessive mucus in throat for over a year and it interferes with breathing. What could be wrong and how do I clear it?
Thoughts..: It could be post nasal dripping. This is a slow, constant drip to the back of the throat from the nose - can often be helped by allergy medicines. I also think of things like reflux which could be causing your symptoms. If it's been going on this long, make sure you get it checked out by your doc! best of luck. ...Read more
On and off apetite, appear to be teethmarks on sides of tongue, mucus in throat, my tongue has a whitish film, ?
Agree with doc: We find it very difficult to specifically answer these questions without knowing so many other details. By the way, the sushi thing may be coincidental. You might have already been exposed to what's causing your symptoms. This job is a lot about sherlock holmes and listening. ...Read more
Is there anything i can do to remove mucus from throat, I do sinus rinse every day and still have mucus in throat.
POSTNASAL DRIP: Postnasal drip is a sign of sinusitis. It is accompanied by headache, tender sinuses and nasal congestion. You need decongestant like benadryl, (diphenhydramine) allegra, zyrtec, Claritin and antibiotics like amoxil, zithromax, etc. Sinus rinse helps clean the sinuses of purulent discharges. ...Read more
How to break up mucus in throat..Has been bugging for sometime and nothing doctors have prescribes thus far works. ?
Steam and H2O.: Drink a lot of water and breathe steam several times a day. Consider respiratory therapy. See pulmonologist. ...Read more
My insurce doesn't cover my inhaler anymore whsr do I do my dry cough is so deep iwheeze all night and ihave the feeling of mucus in throat?
Asthma: First stop smoking, this is not helping your asthma. A number of drug companies have patient assistance programs, you can look up your medication online, with a .Com after its name and see if the company offers such a program you can sign up for. Your doctor can also help you by contacting your insurance company to plead your case. ...Read more
Having a lot of mucus in throat. I've had a cough for almost 3 weeks now. Whenever I cough, it's this itching feeling in the back of my throat. Why?
Consult physician: Although I agree that this may be early GERD, it also sounds very much like reflex coughing from post nasal drip and allergies. You can try a daily dose of generic Claritin (loratadine) for 1-2 weeks and see if the helps. Please stop using ibuprfofen, since this can aggravate GERD. ...Read more
What to do if I have cough and cold problem before an year and after that i can't speak clearly as mucus in throat.?
Difficulty breathing, green mucus in throat, and thr occasional cough. Happening for 2 months now. What could be happening. Life theeatning?
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