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Do I need to avoid spicy foods when I have sore throat?

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Dr. Phil Zapanta
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: It may be helpful

Spicy foods may burn your throat on direct contact or it may stimulate an increase in gastric acid reflux.
This reflux may also worsen your sore throat.

In brief: It may be helpful

Spicy foods may burn your throat on direct contact or it may stimulate an increase in gastric acid reflux.
This reflux may also worsen your sore throat.
Dr. Phil Zapanta
Dr. Phil Zapanta
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