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thick mucas in throat

I have constant very thick mucas in my throat which needs clearing throughout the day.  Can something be prescribed to thin it out so that it doesn't settle in my throat?
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209987 tn?1451935465
Sounds like it could be due to post nasal drip.
Try using a sinus rinse such as the neti pot or sinucleanse.

Another possibility is from an allergy...such as milk, which will cause mucus build up.

With either of these you aren't normally prescribed anything except for allergy sprays, allergy pills, or told to use a sinus rinse and avoid whatever it is that is causing it...so I've learned over the years lol.

Good luck
1340994 tn?1374193977
I suggest you stop dairy for a week and observe the results.  The problem may clear completely and you will have your answer.  For me, milk, yogurt and ice cream have the biggest impact.  There are non-dairy substitutes available.  
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