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I clear my throat constantly. It feels like mucus has to

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I clear my throat constantly. It feels like mucus has to come up and does.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.

Hello

It can be:

Acid reflux. The way to tell is a PPI trial...a medication for acid reflux.

If you have sinus problems it can be post nasal drip.

Jumping to "it's a habit" without at least a good ENT exam and GI assessment would be premature.

OK, so that is an initial answer….

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