1 doctor weighed in:
Foods to eat with difficulty swallowing? Soft or clear liquids?
1 doctor weighed in

Dr. Traci Buxton
Family Medicine
In brief: Clear liquids
If this is a temporary issue such as a throat infection, start with clear liquids first to prevent dehydration then move up to soft foods.
If your swallowing issue lasts more than a few days or you are choking on food, see a doctor immediately.

In brief: Clear liquids
If this is a temporary issue such as a throat infection, start with clear liquids first to prevent dehydration then move up to soft foods.
If your swallowing issue lasts more than a few days or you are choking on food, see a doctor immediately.
Dr. Traci Buxton
Dr. Traci Buxton
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Eric Weisman
Board Certified, Neurology
32 years in practice
9M people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors