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What causes pain on the left side of the neck after every meal?

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Dr. Veerisetty Shyamkumar

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2004

Answered : 328 Questions

Posted on Tue, 6 Sep 2016 in Digestion and Bowels
Question: from past few days i have started feeling pain in left side of neck immediately after having meal. This mostly happens after dinner. not sure whats the connection of food and neck muscle. am i over eating? whats the problem?

I have no problem swallowing. Pain start in outside neck on left side when i am done with my food
Answered by Dr. Veerisetty Shyamkumar 1 hour later
Brief Answer:

Detailed Answer:
Thank your for query.

I saw the message. You are having Gastro esophageal reflux disease. Avoid spicy food,alcohol,smoking if any.Drink plenty of fluid at least 4-5 lit per day.
Take Tab Esmo 40mg twice daily 1/2 hr before food for 1 week.
Take fruits regularly at nights.

Get back to me if any query.

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