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What is bile and why do I get it in my throat when I lay down?

What is bile and why do I get it in my throat when I lay down?

Dig. aid, u shouldn': Bile is a digrestive detergent that emulsifies fats; is made in liver, stored in gallbladder, travels down ducts, put into small bowel in duodenum, just past the stomach-in the duodenum. It should head south, i.e. Down intestine. Can reflux up into stomach; uncommonly can also reflux up into lower esophagus; even less common into throat. More likely acid/stomach reflux. Chronic?- see doc. ...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


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My HIDA is 7% and I have negative Upper GI. My temperaturethis week was 99.3. My vomiting is green and dark golden in color. I have pain in the right upper part of my rib cage. I get bile in my throat when I belch. Could it be a gallbladder issue?

My HIDA is 7% and I have negative Upper GI. My temperaturethis week was 99.3. My vomiting is green and dark golden in color. I have pain in the right upper part of my rib cage. I get bile in my throat when I belch. Could it be a gallbladder issue?

See specialist: 7% ejection fraction quite low and if associated with appropriate symptoms indicate gall bladder disease. Vomiting can be associated. However greenish vomit contains bile. Duodenogastric reflux is reflux of bile from duodenum into stomach representing duodenal dysmotility which can be associated with sphincter of oddi dyskinesia. May be combination of biliary and gastric issues.Consult G.I. Doctor. ...Read more

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I smoke and when i lay down i get an itch in my throat causing me to cough through the night, what can this be?

I smoke and when i lay down i get an itch in my throat causing me to cough through the night, what can this be?

Possibilities.....: This could be caused by post-nasal drip. When you lay down, the nasal drip goes into your throat resulting in the tickle followed by cough. There are prescription nasal sprays to help this so see your doctor for eval and treatment as well as smoking cessation. ...Read more

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I get clear mucus in my throat only after i eat and when i lay down to sleep. Can it be caused from my heart. Started when i got severe edema.

I  get clear mucus in my throat only after i eat and when i lay down to sleep. Can it be caused from my heart. Started when i got severe edema.

Sounds like reflux: Not from your heart at all. Most likely juice from your stomach is coming up "silently" without heartburn. You want to not eat or drink before laying down for at least a few hours. Stay away from acids like lemon, orange juice, coffee etc. ...Read more

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My chest started hurting a lot and felt the pain even in my throat. It hurts more when i move and less when i lay down. Should i be worried?

My chest started hurting a lot and felt the pain even in my throat. It hurts more when i move and less when i lay down. Should i be worried?

See your doctor now!: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more

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My chest started hurting so much i felt the pain even in my throat. It hurts more when i move and less when i lay down. What is going on here?

My chest started hurting so much i felt the pain even in my throat. It hurts more when i move and less when i lay down. What is going on here?

Urgency: Any adult with new onset severe chest pain should seek emergent medical evaluation. That said, there are many areas within the chest that can generate chest pain. This can include, but not limited to esophageal spasm, reflux, aortic pathology, heart disease, etc... You really need a thorough history review and physical exam to direct the investigation to an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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Nauseous. I feel like there is overflowing liquid in my throat. Like if it don't go down. And when I lay down or bend over I feel nauseous. ?

Nauseous. I feel like there is overflowing liquid in my throat. Like if it don't go down. And when I lay down or bend over I feel nauseous. ?

About GERD: Gastroesophgeal Reflux Disease is an ailment in which stomach contents rise up into esophagus or throat causing irritation. Pressure on stomach (bending over) or lying down (from gravity) make it worse. Avoidance of alcohol, caffeine, fats, peppermint, chocolate helps. Pain or difficulty swallowing, black/tarry BM, symptoms not responding to OTC meds, weight loss, inability to eat = see doc ASAP. ...Read more

Upper Abdomen (Definition)

Draw a transverse line through the umbilicus and the upper abdomen includes every part of the belly above this line and below the ...Read more


Bile (Definition)

Dark green to yellowish brown fluid, produced by the liver for digestion of fats ...Read more