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I am having problems swallowing pills, food and water

Customer Question

I am having problems swallowing pills, food and water without being in pain.
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: I take diabetics medicine, thythroid. No allergys
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 2 months ago.

Hello I'm Dr Chip

What kind of pain please?

How long has this been going on and have you had any tests or studies to evaluate it?

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Hurts to swallow.
About a week, no
Expert:  Dr Chip (M.D.) replied 2 months ago.

Is it like a sore throat?