ive had chronic postnasaldrip since i was young, maybe 17. Doctors have been unable to stop the sinus drainage down the back of my throat which is a clear thick consistency. I have one wisdom tooth ...
I have serratia marscesens in my sinus.I had surgery last year and had masses of thick junk removed. I went in again for additional surgery to get another culture to confirm if serratia is still present. I cannot take levaquin as I had a...
Earlier today my throat felt like there was a lump in it. And the day before I had a lot of mucus stuck in my throat and I couldn t get rid of all of it. I was sleeping when this happened. It woke me up. After 25 minutes of laying there. I got up...
Yes, I have a drainage in my throat that has a foul smell and I can taste it when I swallow, and smell it when I breathe. A little drainage from my nose that also smells really bad. I m not sick or running a fever. I do have really bad teeth and...
Take warm saline gargles.
Have steam inhalation thrice a day, particularly before going to bed.
Take daily vitamin c capsules.
Take ginger and hot soups with pepper.
Try OTC antihistaminic at bedtime and eucalyptus oil sprinkled on pillow.
What causes bitter taste on the throat when swallowing saliva/sputum but still normal taste in the mouth ?
It may be a postnasaldrip of the stomach acid.
I have postnasaldrip, stuffy nose, and no cough. What could it be?
Your symptoms are suggestive of upper respiratory infection. You would benefit from nasal decongestants and steam inhalation.
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM