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I constantly clear my throat due to never ending mucous. I have been this way for over 2 years. What can this be?

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Dr. Chris Hawley
Family Medicine
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In brief: Mucous

Allergies, chronic sinusitis or gastroesophageal reflux.

In brief: Mucous

Allergies, chronic sinusitis or gastroesophageal reflux.
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Dr. David Astrachan
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Probably reflux

Sleep with the lower part of your neck elevated above your abdomen (semi-sitting).
Do not eat or drink anything for 3 hours prior to going to bed. Take Prilosec otc before breakfast and Zantac (ranitidine) 150 before dinner. No coffee, tea, soda, tomatoe products. If you are not better within 2 weeks see an ENT doctor.

In brief: Probably reflux

Sleep with the lower part of your neck elevated above your abdomen (semi-sitting).
Do not eat or drink anything for 3 hours prior to going to bed. Take Prilosec otc before breakfast and Zantac (ranitidine) 150 before dinner. No coffee, tea, soda, tomatoe products. If you are not better within 2 weeks see an ENT doctor.
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