Dry throat. Post nasal drip and nasal congestion can give you a dry itchy throat. Any medications that you take that dries your mouth also can add to your symptoms.
Can a PPI cause a dry/scratchy throat? 3 weeks ago was prescribed Lansoprazole for acid rflx, and I get an awful dry throat 15-30 minutes after dose.
If it does, it does. If you have noted this association on more than one occasion, the answer then is yes- at least for you although this is not an expected reaction from PPIs. Read more...