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Burning and tingling sensation in throat, cough, nausea. Due to cold or heart burn?

I had difficulty sleeping last night because it felt like acid was going down my throat and I had to get up and cough it out a few times so that I wouldn t choke. The I woke up in the morning and have a very tingly throat (continued to feel acid). I have been feeling nauseous all day and it is 9 pm (Symptoms have not improved). Could this be because I am coming down witha cold or does it seem more like heart burn?
Asked On : Sat, 12 Jan 2013
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hi there, your symptoms are more suggestive of heart burns caused due to acid reflux or gastritis. You should take an antacid and a light meal low in fat and spices at regular intervels of 4horus to reduce thses symptoms. Also try taking a small stroll in the evening after supper instead of directly going to bed and five a gap of atleast one hour between your meal and bedtime. If tses measures do not relieve you then visit to the ER and an exam by a doctor is warrented to rule out any other cause for the same.take care
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