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Drank hot soup and now my throat burns all the way down, should

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Drank hot soup and now my throat burns all the way down, should I be concerend?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr .Saha replied 7 years ago.

Sorry for your sufferings.

I will put my opinion regarding the issue.

Hot soup has irritated your throat.

It will take time to go away.

You can take antacid, do not take water along with.

It will have a soothing effect.

If the symptoms persists, the consultation with doctor will be needed to get an examination.

I hope this information helps.

Happy to assist, if you need any further clarification.

Best wishes.
Customer: replied 7 years ago.
What is the best type of an antacid is best? Could the soup caused severe damage that needs to be looked at today?
Expert:  Dr .Saha replied 7 years ago.
Gaviscon, Maalox liquid can be taken.

Rarely it can cause severe damage.

If antacid does not relieve, you should have check in ER.