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Dr. Brims, U.S. Licensed Physician
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It hurts on left side of my throat and when I yarn or

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It hurts on left side of my throat and when I yarn or swallow
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 11 months ago.

Hello I'm Dr Brims and will happy to help you today

When did this start?

Do you have any medical conditions?

What medication do you take?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
30 days ago. I have neuropathy problem that put me in wheelchair 19 years ago blood pressure Lyrica for diabetic pain in back
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Restless leg pill
Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 11 months ago.

Have you tried anything so far?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
Cough drops
Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 11 months ago.

Do you have any cough or shortness of breath?

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
No
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
It hurts more when l lay down prone
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
My throat is sore deep down
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
I do have a cough at times
Expert:  Dr. Brims replied 11 months ago.

I see, these symptoms may be improved with acetacaine throat spray, however you may have acid reflux or another underlying problem causing these symtpoms. You may have a post nasal drip that is causing a sore throat, and that may require antibiotics