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I have a sore throat and I want to get rid of the sore throat in a night?

I have a sore throat and I want to get rid of the sore throat in a night?

Sleep study: Check whether u are snoring - can cause sore throat at night. To relieve pain u can use intenzyme forte cost $15 with biotic research good enzymatic pain killer. ...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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What do I do for sore throat while pregnant? My husband just got over having a cold/flu and I woke up with a sore throat this morning.

What do I do for sore throat while pregnant? My husband just got over having a cold/flu and I woke up with a sore throat this morning.

A few things: You'd want to make sure you don't have strep throat, especially if you're having fevers and feel lousy. That's a fairly simple test that your doctor can do in the office, and if positive you'd need antibiotics. Symptomatic treatment while pregnant can include gargling, throat lozenges and limited tylenol (acetaminophen). Rest and adequate fluids can also help. ...Read more

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Why do I get a hard white sore lump in the back of my throat when i eat occasionally?

Why do I get a hard white sore lump in the back of my throat when i eat occasionally?

Depends: Could be tonsil stones. The next time you see the lump go to the doctor and have it examined. ...Read more

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I have mucus drainage that has a bad taste in the back of my throat and am now getting a sore throat. Do you know why this could possibly be?

I have mucus drainage that has a bad taste in the back of my throat and am now getting a sore throat. Do you know why this could possibly be?

See below: Bad-tasting mucus drainage might come from infected sinuses (do u have any pain or pressure over sinus areas?), throat infection, dental abscess. Any fever? If u have any tooth decay, see dentist. Otherwise, see pcp if fever &/or sinus pain/pressure. May be viral in origin in which case antibiotics are useless but doc can test for strep, which responds to antibiotics. ...Read more

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What to do if i had Mucinex (guaifenesin) and now I have a weird taste in the back of my throat?

What to do if i had Mucinex (guaifenesin) and now I have a weird taste in the back of my throat?

Sinus infection: Mucinex (guaifenesin) might have thinned out mucus enough to let bacteria pass through from an underlying bacterial infection this would cause a weird taste in throat. ...Read more

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I would like to know why when I swallow I have a pain in my right ear. I also have a sore throat.

I would like to know why when I swallow I have a pain in my right ear. I also have a sore throat.

Congestion: you most likely have a congestion and upper respiratery infection the swelling in your inflammed throat blocked partially or completely the tube that connect ear to throat and help to equalize the pressure see a doctor will evaluate you and treat you ...Read more

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I have this tickle in the back of my throat and I always have to swallow. What could it be?

I have this tickle in the back of my throat and I always have to swallow. What could it be?

Ace inhibitors: this could be a sign of an oncoming cold or something like a side effect of any "ace inhibitors" you may be taking for blood pressure or diabetes. ACE Inhibitors generic names end in "pril" It could be something more serious and you should see your doctor and be examined. If you do take an ACE Inhibitor be sure to have your doctor discontinue it so that he can start a different medicine. ...Read more

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Hi im a little worried when i wake up in the mornings and stretch i get a bloody taste in my mouth. I have bad reflux though. Is that the case?

Hi im a little worried when i wake up in the mornings and stretch i get a bloody taste in my mouth. I have bad reflux though. Is that the case?

Bloody taste: May be due to acid reflux or other medical problems. May be due to infected teeth or gums. And there are so many other possibilities. Please see your General Physician...referral to Gastroenterologist may be in order. See your General Dentist...referral to a Periodontist may be in order. Something's wrong, go find out what and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Why do I have a sore in my mouth and a sore throat after making out with my boyfriend? I made out with my boyfriend for the first time a few days ago and i had woken up the next day with a sore throat and a sore in my mouth. Is this a sign of anything? I

Why do I have a sore in my mouth and a sore throat after making out with my boyfriend? I made out with my boyfriend for the first time a few days ago and i had woken up the next day with a sore throat and a sore in my mouth. Is this a sign of anything? I

Sharing Germs: Intimate physical contact allows you to exchange body fluids and all that that implies, you will naturally contract any disease or commensal organism that resides in and on each others bodies. It is quite common as one adjusts to a new partner to have refractory period during which you adjust to the new organisms you are sharing. Please seek medical advice ...Read more

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I wake up in the morning with a very sore back. Is there anything i can do about this?

I wake up in the morning with a very sore back. Is there anything i can do about this?

Rarely if only AM: Am pain upon arising is usually just related to some degenerative changes that cause some muscular tightness that usually resolves once up & about but may be an early warning of things to come if not proactive in terms of regular exercise including stretching, core strengthening and cardiovascular routines. Weight control is important as is cessation of smoking if you have this habit. ...Read more

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Do I have throat cancer? I have a lump in the throat sensation that is worse in the afternoon but better in the morning and evening.

Do I have throat cancer? I have a lump in the throat sensation that is worse in the afternoon but better in the morning and evening.

Common things being.: Common, it would be very unusual for a healthy, non-smoking 19 year old to have throat cancer. It would much more likely be something like an infection or chronic allergies. Alas, i cannot see in your throat from here, so it might be a good idea to have your doctor look in, so you can learn for sure what the cause is. ...Read more

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I have some thing sore in my throat and feel acid in my stomach and when I singing my voice get weak is this a sign of hiv?

I have some thing sore in my throat and feel acid in my stomach and when I singing my voice get weak is this a sign of hiv?

See below: If you are concerned about HIV you should see your doctor to get tested. However it is more likely that voice may be getting affected by gastric acid reflux and you may need to consult your doctor anyway. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a lump in my throat?

Need exam: Hard to know what is going on without exam. May be associated with acid reflux which can be helped with medications. Set up an appointment with your doctor or an ent. ...Read more

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My throat has been hurting i don't have a fever but I have a stuffy nose what can I do to get rid of the sore throat.? Anyway what do I have also.?

My throat has been hurting i don't have a fever but I have a stuffy nose what can I do to get rid of the sore throat.? Anyway what do I have also.?

Tips: F you have a significantly sore throat w swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see your medical provider & get a strep throat test & culture. Saltwater gargles are very helpful. Mix a teaspoon of salt in 8 oz of warm water – gargle with this several times a day. You can gargle with aloe vera juice a couple of times per day. A mixture of chamomile tea with honey & a small amount of lemon juice is good. >. ...Read more

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Why do I sweat and get a mucus feeling in my throat when I take a nap?

Why do I sweat and get a mucus feeling in my throat when I take a nap?

Snore?: You mucus feeling may be due to opening your mouth while you sleep. May need to see your doctor for a sleep study. ...Read more

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I wake up every morning with a sore throat and it goes away with time. Sometimes it wakes me up at night... What could be the cause?:(

I wake up every morning with a sore throat and it goes away with time. Sometimes it wakes me up at night...
What could be the cause?:(

Possibly post nasal.: drip. You may suffer from mild congestion that leads to post nasal drip that doesn't drain while you sleep due to gravity and lying supine. As you get up and stand, the gravity helps with drainage. Try sleeping on an extra pillow at night and using saline nasal spray at night. If problem persists, see PCP. ...Read more

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