Asthma and Allergy Expert Forum
COUGH EVERYTIME I EAT SUGAR...
About This Forum:

This forum is for questions and support regarding: Allergies, Asthma, Chronic Cough, Sinusitis, and other Respiratory Disorders.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
This expert forum is not accepting new questions. Please post your question in one of our medical support communities.
Avatar universal
COUGH EVERYTIME I EAT SUGAR...
EVERYTIME I EAT CHOCOLATE, GUM, ANYTHING WITH SUGAR I START COUGHING AND CHOKING LIKE CRAZY..THE ONLY THING THAT STOPS IT IS FOR EXAMPLE, IF I'M CHEWING GUM AND IT STARTS, I REMOVE THE GUM AND IT STOPS...THIS HAPPENS EVERYTIME I EAT SOMETHING WITH SUGAR FOR THE LAST 6 MONTHS...WHAT DO YOU THINK IT IS???
Discussion is closed
Cancel
1 Answers
1 Answers
Page 1 of 1
242588 tn?1224275300
It is unlikely, but conceivable that the sugar is causing an allergic reaction and that the reaction is accompanied by excess salivation.  Or, it could be a mechanical problem, if you have a chronically dry throat.  If you choke with any other ingested substances, solid, semi-solid or liquid, that would be a different matter and, in that case, you should have a medically supervised swallowing study

You might try avoidance of highly sugar content foods for a while and selectively seek foods sweetened by artificial sweeteners.

Good luck
Discussion is closed
Cancel
A
A
Blank
Request an Appointment
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now