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Throughout the day I get to where I can't speak very clearly

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clearing my throat, harking of...
Throughout the day I get to where I can't speak very clearly clearing my throat, harking of mucous, and using Sea Breeze nose spray which helps clear my voice box. I do smoke for years but there isn't any blood showing up. Let me know.
JA: How long have you been dealing with this? Are you having any breathing problems?
Customer: No sir, no breathing problems but I have had this for a year or so. My doctor in Sherman says I need to stop smoking. I also have bronchitis.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: My mother once had a nodule on her throat and couldn't speak for six months.
Submitted: 6 months ago.Category: Medical
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Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 6 months ago
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Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 6 months ago

This sounds like post nasal drip and allergies

have you tried zyrtec or flonase?

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Zyrtec makes me so sleepy and no, I have not tried Flonase. Thank you. My doctor says the same thing but while I am at the Casino playing I get to where I can hardly speak.
Customer reply replied 6 months ago
I am satisfied with your professional response to my concerns. My money is limited so thank you for your assistance.
Doctor: Dr. Phil, MD, Medical Doctor replied 6 months ago

I would use allegra instead of zyrtec with flonase

it will help and is non sedating

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