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The back of my throat is dry and raspy i woke up last night coughing because my throat is so dry ... What is wrong?

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Dr. Brian Affleck
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Dry throat

It sounds like you are simply low on fluid.
Probably not to the point of dehydration, but down enough that your throat is dry. Dry throat can cause cough, sore throat and can put you at risk for infection. Increase your fluid intake...Drink more water.

In brief: Dry throat

It sounds like you are simply low on fluid.
Probably not to the point of dehydration, but down enough that your throat is dry. Dry throat can cause cough, sore throat and can put you at risk for infection. Increase your fluid intake...Drink more water.
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