Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
153 Doctors are Online

Suggest treatment for post nasal drip

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

ENT Specialist
Practicing since : 2008
Answered : 1352 Questions
Hello I have an on going question so I am currently in the middle of trying to figure out what is going on since beginning of oct I started getting this irritation in my throat after I would eat I seen my gp she said esofogus reflux feels like a ball or something next went to ent he told me that I have major post nasal drip which doesn’t help so I illuminated foods and started to reintroduce so tonight we made home made pizza with homemade sauce I thought I would try it after that piece it seems the irritation came in the throat as well as my mouth like almost eating to much salt can this be the tomato sauce and if so what Can I do to relieve it
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 in Asthma and Allergy
Answered by Dr. Priyanka Aggarwal 3 hours later
Brief Answer:

Detailed Answer:
Welcome to HealthcareMagic and thanks for putting up the query
From the complaints you are probably having gastric acid reflux disease. The tightness in the throat is due to irritation caused by the acid only.
To rule out the post nasal drip, you should get a x-ray paranasal sinuses done and send me the picture of your throat.
To help with reflux symptoms, take an antacid like tablet pantoprazole 40 mg unce daily in the morning.
Take small but frequent diets.
Avoid any spicy food and aerated drinks.
Avoid alcohol.
Drink plenty of water.
Avoid a sedentary lifestyle.
I hope my advise proves helpful.
Wishing you a speedy recovery
All the medicines I have prescribed will be available only on prescription.
Thanks and regards
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask an Allergist

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor