Top
20
Doctor insights on: Why Do I Sometimes Have A Sick Feeling In My Throat After Eating Or Sometimes Without Eating Anything

Share

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


2

2
I've been feeling sick most of the day; throwing up and a rash around my mouth and on my neck. I only felt bad after eating Subway& cookies though.

I've been feeling sick most of the day; throwing up and a rash around my mouth and on my neck. I only felt bad after eating Subway& cookies though.

Food poisoning: May be some Subway food ingredient did not suit your stomach. If you don't have fever and the vomitings seem to be under control, this should pass in ~48 hrs with just oral fluids and restrictions of solid foods until better. If vomitings persist to cause dehydration, pl go to urgent care for immediate assessment. ...Read more

3

3
Keep getting excruciating pain in chest and a funny feeling in my throat and a feeling of something stuck in my throat after eating or taking tablets?

Keep getting excruciating pain in chest and a funny feeling in my throat and a feeling of something stuck in my throat after eating or taking tablets?

Dysphagia: Feeling something is stuck in your throat is not normal and needs to be worked up. It is difficult to give you an answer with no history. Talk to your provider to discuss best course of action. ...Read more

4

4
Help please? Frog/tight feeling in throat after eating too fast?

Help please? Frog/tight feeling in throat after eating too fast?

Tight throat: Normal airway protective reflex or laryngospasm (also protective). Slow down eating, drink warm fluids, don't talk while swallowing ...Read more

5

5
After eating, what causes a feeling of thick saliva to come up my throat to my mouth?

After eating, what causes a feeling of thick saliva to come up my throat to my mouth?

Maybe reflux: Miriam6, you may be experiencing gastric reflux disease (gerd) where the muscle that's supposed to seal the top of your stomach may not be functioning correctly. Acid gets back up toward your mouth and your body may be producing extra saliva to counteract it. Or you may not be able to describe the feeling of acid where it doesn't belong so it feels like thick saliva. Talk to your primary doc. ...Read more

6

6
I have a feeling of something stuck in my throat that goes away for about an hour during and after eating been there since car accident whatcould it b?

I have a feeling of something stuck in my throat that goes away for about an hour during and after eating been there since car accident whatcould it b?

Several: Foreign body truly stuck after the trauma-- tooth, fragment etc.
May have tracheo-pharyngeal trauma and some disruption or scar.
May have an issue of inflammation or growth unrelated to the accident.
Ent is the specialty to thoroughly exam this area. ...Read more

7

7
Scared I might have throat cancer. Have had feeling of something stuck in throat on and off but mainly after eating. Also keep loosing my voice.

Scared I might have throat cancer. Have had feeling of something stuck in throat on and off but mainly after eating. Also keep loosing my voice.

Throat symptoms: If your not a smoker and at a younger age, throat cancer would be very rare. A passive viral infection would be most likely but if your really worried and ENT specialist has all the gismos needed to look down there, ...Read more

8

8
Can GERD and esophagitis cause your throat to feel really uncomfortable after eating like tight and feeling of closing?

Can GERD and esophagitis cause your throat to feel really uncomfortable after eating like tight and feeling of closing?

Yes get treated: In gerd s acid may regurgitate into throat, even laryngeal box causing you symptoms, including hoarseness of voice, get it treated. ...Read more

9

9
3 days feeling as if something is trapped in chest and throat area. Worse after eating. I swallow and won't go away. Emergent or next week appt ok?

Depends on the: Severity of symptoms. If you can swallow and keep up the intake of fluids and nourishment, you could wait for next week. If fluid starts coming back up, there is risk of the material getting in your lungs. If that happens it would become an emergency. ...Read more

11

11
Why would my throat possibly have a burning feeling After eating. I have also lost 25 pounds of no known reasons. I also get burning in my extremities?

Burning=VOCs or mold: Check with ENT to rule out other possibilities. But every case of burning in the mouth or throat I have encountered has been the result of either VOCs or mold toxins. Systemic Formulas' ChemDetox effectively detoxes most VOCs. There is specialized urine testing to identify which mold toxin and how much is present. Cholestryamine, a binder, detoxes mold toxins. ...Read more

12

12
Lump-in-throat feeling and lower oesoph. Discomfort after eating a hot meal 2 fast. Can food go down the wrong pipe to the lungs without you knowing?

Lump-in-throat feeling and lower oesoph. Discomfort after eating a hot meal 2 fast. Can food go down the wrong pipe to the lungs without you knowing?

Lump in throat: No. Food in the trachea would cause immediate, severe coughing. Far more dramatic than a lump in the throat. You are mauch more likely to have some issue with you esophagus/stomach. Eat slowly, try some pepto bismol (bismuth subsalicylate) for discomfort. See you primary care doc for an evaluation. (PS if you are taking a lot of ibuprofen, that might be the culprit.) ...Read more

13

13
Past several days been having a dry cough and choking feeling in throat. Sometimes starts after eating and lasts for hours. No relief after trying fluids, cough drops, etc.

Past several days been having a dry cough and choking feeling in throat. Sometimes starts after eating and lasts for hours. No relief after trying fluids, cough drops, etc.

Need med-checkup: If your cough is persistent for more than one week, you need a medical check up of your chest. Dry cough can be caused by allergies or Asthma which require a Physical examination by a doctor before we can be certain. A chest C-X-Ray may also be useful to check your lungs. ...Read more

16

16
Feeling of mucous/saliva buildup in throat/mouth after eating certain foods. Recent examples: fruit juice, pepsi, star bursts. Need to clear throat.

Feeling of mucous/saliva buildup in throat/mouth after eating certain foods. Recent examples: fruit juice, pepsi, star bursts. Need to clear throat.

Common, but...: These foods with high sugar and acids will stimulate salvia production, so this can be normal for you. M there is also the possibility of an allergic reaction to something in these foods and drinks.
You can avoid tenses things or talk to your dentist about this and find out exactly why this is happening. ...Read more

Dr. Al Hegab Dr. Hegab
2 doctors agreed:
17

17
Went er throat tight after eating oatmega snack. Gave 50 benadryl (diphenhydramine) + steroid, 4 hrs later tongue feels like I burnt it, throat odd tight feeling, gerd?

Dr. Al Hegab Dr. Hegab
2 doctors agreed:
Went er throat tight after eating oatmega snack. Gave 50 benadryl (diphenhydramine) + steroid, 4 hrs later tongue feels like I burnt it, throat odd tight feeling, gerd?

No, ER/EMS now: More importantly is your throat feeling tight, GERD doesn't cause this, rather swelling of your throat which may block or narrow your airway, please go to ER or call EMS now, you need assessment and to keep epinephrine handy, good luck ...Read more

18

18
Experiencing trapped wind and feelings that food is lodged in my throat and chest area after eating albeit no reflux experienced.

Experiencing trapped wind and feelings that food is lodged in my throat and chest area after eating albeit no reflux experienced.

Dysphagia: Dysphagia, or the feeling of food or liquids lodged in the chest, is a fairly common symptom. It often is a sign of Gerd that is not under control, but it also can be an indication of dysfunction of the esophagus or partial blockage of the esophagus. New onset dysphagia should always be investigated. See your doctor or a G.I. doc for investigation and treatment. Good luck. ...Read more

19

19
After eating chinese food I feel ill! I'm nauseous, sore throat and headaches. Is this a reaction to something?

Maybe MSG: Msg is a food additive that bothers many people and is commonly used in chinese (and other) food. There is also msg in most soy sauce. ...Read more