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Old 03-28-2013, 07:27 AM
 
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This has been going on for about 2 weeks. It doesent happen all the time and its not a soar throat. Sometimes, mainly at night i feel like my throat is swelling or closing or something but it reall hurts to swallow. Then by morning it goes away. Just a cold?
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Old 03-28-2013, 08:58 AM
 
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If its been happening for 2 weeks I think its time to go to the doctor. I had an occasional sore throat for a week and went to the doctor and got antibiotics; of course, we are right in the middle of spring where we live so it may have all been allergy related...as soon as I got off the antibiotics some of my symptoms returned so I had to start taking my allergy pills and am finally getting better but that's going to be short lived as everything starts blooming here.
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Old 04-02-2013, 10:09 AM
 
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3 weeks now. Went to the doctor, she looks in my mouth for 2 seconds and prescribles hydro codone syrup. That was a week ago. Wake up in the middle of the night because my throat is killing me last night. I cant even drink coffee today it hurts to bad to swallow. Waiting for Doctor to call me back

Bunch of nurses at my work tell me to find a new doctor, they said she should have done a throat culture. They say maybe its strep mayb its my tonsils
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Old 04-04-2013, 07:20 AM
 
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I would be checked for Acid Reflux and Beret disease it can run into an agressive Cancer.I have it and Doctors weren't going to treat it I would have been dead by now if I hadn't changed Doctors.

I was the same as you couldn't swallow,my wife kept accusing me of not chewing my food well but this wasn't the problem.

brushrunner
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Old 04-08-2013, 12:17 AM
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I would be checked for Acid Reflux and Beret disease it can run into an agressive Cancer.I have it and Doctors weren't going to treat it I would have been dead by now if I hadn't changed Doctors.

I was the same as you couldn't swallow,my wife kept accusing me of not chewing my food well but this wasn't the problem.

brushrunner


Do you mean Barrett's Esophagus???
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Old 04-08-2013, 06:46 AM
 
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It seeems to have gone away after 3 weeks. I was prescribed anti biotics but chose not to take them because last time i had to take anti biotics i was sick for a long time.
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Old 04-09-2013, 07:19 PM
 
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Do you mean Barrett's Esophagus???
Yes got to watch my spelling.Once you have it you always will got to watch diet and take your Meds.Plus I found it best to sleep on your Left side.Oh eat your Big Meal in middle of the day.

I was so bad I was spitting up blood.

brushrunner
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Old 07-12-2013, 11:13 PM
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Yes got to watch my spelling.Once you have it you always will got to watch diet and take your Meds.Plus I found it best to sleep on your Left side.Oh eat your Big Meal in middle of the day.

I was so bad I was spitting up blood.

brushrunner


Get tested for a Hiatal Hernia......that is what I have, and it is the main cause of my reflux.
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Old 07-13-2013, 06:04 PM
 
Location: Prescott AZ
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I had Barretts and just had my last endo a couple weeks ago. Doc says Barretts is gone. I am not going to worry about it anymore, and I did have acid reflux although I never felt it. I also took Advil like candy for too many years (for arthritis) and I don't do that anymore.
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Old 07-31-2013, 01:05 PM
 
Location: Talmadge, San Diego, CA
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Get tested for a Hiatal Hernia......that is what I have, and it is the main cause of my reflux.
I just had an endoscopy and got diagnosed with one.
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