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I have a strange feeling in my throat. It's like sometimes I

Customer Question

I have a strange feeling in my throat . It's like sometimes I can feel it moving and it's just aggravating
JA: How severe is this?
Customer: It's not severe I can still eat swallow it just feels like something is stuck there and it's an annoying/ scary feeling lt doesn't go away it's been this way for a few days now
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I had bacterial vaginosis a few weeks ago that's it
Submitted: 12 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 12 months ago.

Hi, this is Dr Phil, here to assist you. I am Board Certified with over 10 years of experience. I will respond with my answer shortly. Thank you.

Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 12 months ago.

how old are you?

any other medical issues?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
I am 21 and no
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 12 months ago.

did you take antibiotics for the BV?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
it starts with an m
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 12 months ago.


sometimes when you take antibiotics

it can kill the good bacteria in your throat and you can get a fungal infection

Did it start after?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
it started a few days ago
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 12 months ago.

Ok, it is probably a fungal infection in the throat

can you seea doctor for antifungals?

was this helpful?

Customer: replied 12 months ago.
What can I do to get rid of it? I haven't even finished taking the medicine should I ?
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 12 months ago.

Yes, finish it off

you need a different antifungal called diflucan

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 11 months ago.

Thanks for this question

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