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Constant clearing of the throat? Allergies or a habit?

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Dr. Andrew Murphy
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Possibly

One clears the throat because of irritation.
The question then becomes what is the irritation.Post nasal drip from allergies or sinus disease could be the cause. Heartburn can sometimes cause this as well. In some, throat clearing can become a habit.

In brief: Possibly

One clears the throat because of irritation.
The question then becomes what is the irritation.Post nasal drip from allergies or sinus disease could be the cause. Heartburn can sometimes cause this as well. In some, throat clearing can become a habit.
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