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Can t swallow my own saliva

Premium Questions

Dr. Mohammed Tauseef MD

Within the last hour or two, it is taking conscious effort for me to swallow saliva. I can swallow anything else with no issues. This has not happened to me before. Is there something I can do, kind ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mohammed Tauseef ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

im.not sure whats going on with my throat but when i swallow food it doesnt hurt at all. But when i keep on swallowing my own saliva it feels like i have a sore throat . ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh MD

Hi, My name is XXXX, 38 years. I dont know what my problem is. Quite often it happens to me, While swallowing my own saliva, my breathe becomes noisy and cant talk and do anything for a while. After 1... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Abubakar Siddiqh ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

Does anxiety cause excess saliva all of a sudden? I believe i have put myself in a state of anxiety ... link. Now i feel like i have something in my throat when i swallow. That staarted last night and now ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Hematologist)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

Why do I eke choking on my saliva ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I always feel the urge to swallow (my own saliva). Usually, when people get extremely nervous, they swallow/gulp- but this out of control gulping happens to me ALL the time, even when I m... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu MD

Hi, I have had excess saliva in my mouth with a constant need for swallowing in the last 3 days ... away on its own or do I need to see a doctor? Thanks ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Penchila Prasad Kandikattu ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Sowbhagya MD

My saliva is thick in my throat. Sometimes when I eat, it seems as if this thick saliva is stopping the food. I can clear my throat of the thick saliva and swallow normally. I do take anti... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sowbhagya ( Dentist)
Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

saliva in my mouth and kept needing to swallow it tickles the back of my throat and makes me feel like gagging.. This morning not really a scratchy throat anymore but still lots of saliva when I lay... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Eric Goldstein MD

and drooling more when I checked he had a little piece of plastic in his mouth. I dont know if he swallowed any ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Eric Goldstein ( Pediatrician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Manisha Jain MD

swalloing. of your own saliva is normal

Dr.  Aarti Abraham MD

That is its texture, like saliva has its own.

Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar MD

Saliva comes out from the mouth because your swallowing muscles are sleeping and you do not gulp the oozed saliva.