5 doctors weighed in:
Why do I sometimes wake up in the middle of the night coughing and throwing up?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Patrick Melder
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Acid reflux
This sounds like acid reflux.

In brief: Acid reflux
This sounds like acid reflux.
Dr. Patrick Melder
Dr. Patrick Melder
Thank
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Possibilities...
Possibilities include post-nasal drip and gerd.
You would need to be evaluated by your doctor since they have very different treatments. If you snore or if someone notices that you stop breathing during sleep, you may have obstructive sleep apnea which requires a sleep study to diagnose.

In brief: Possibilities...
Possibilities include post-nasal drip and gerd.
You would need to be evaluated by your doctor since they have very different treatments. If you snore or if someone notices that you stop breathing during sleep, you may have obstructive sleep apnea which requires a sleep study to diagnose.
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Dr. Sue Ferranti
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Peter Kurzweil
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
46 years in practice
16M people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors