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I have had tonsilitis but my throat is always itching me

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I have had tonsilitis but my throat is always itching me what can this mean?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 7 years ago.

Greetings.

The chronic itching of the throat can be due to;

1) Allergies

2) Postnasal drip

3) Anxiety

Postnasal drip can be treated by 3-4 weeks of anti allergic medications, mast cell inhibitors, saline nasal sprays / Neti pot irrigation.

Please feel free for your follow up questions.

Dr. Arun

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