... Hi, I'm new to this, so here goes, I think I have acid reflux, my symptons are , sore throat, difficulty swallowing, a lot of excess saliva/ water brash? Clearing of throat, feeling like I'm going to choke, burping, right shoulder ache? And it all started about 2 months ago, I was short on breath and it was really quite scary, I also fainted, but only for about 10 seconds, but... (4 replies)
... I have this excess very white frothy saliva, which hurts to swallow. I am so afraid this isn't reflux and will turn out to be neurological. My poor mum had this after having a stroke. ... (5 replies)
... Do you feel like acid reflux or stress increase the saliva? Sometimes my mouth gets so watery - not all the time, but once and awhile. It's so frustratrating. The ENT wanted to measure my output before putting me on medication, but I refused. He said I really should go to a gastro dr. Right now my GP has me back on the Aciphex. I continue to pray for this all to pass.
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... I have saliva that burns the back of my throat I think its all acid related. ... (5 replies)
... I have acid reflux - I feel stress brought it on. I am constantly belching, it seems, and I do feel that my saliva has changed - sometimes watery, sometimes mouth is actually dry and sometimes it is stringy (sorry - I know that's gross to say). I guess it can also depend on my water consumption/exercise level during the day. I also have had a burning sensation lately in my... (5 replies)
... I've just been wigging out because my mum had this foamy saliva after a stroke, which affected nothing but her ability to swallow. She died from pneumonia. ... (5 replies)
... K - I've read your posts and your symptoms are very much like mine. My gastro doctor sent me for many tests (endoscopy, upper GI, chest CT, etc,) and they alll came back clear. After 6 months of suffering and worrying, I finally went to see an ENT doctor this week. She put a scope down my nose that went into my throat and she said that it was very inflamed and dx me with... (5 replies)
... The problem does not sound like it is in the stomach but rather in the esophagus. You need to find a swallowing disorders clinic for evaluation. The medical centers in large cities often have them. They will do an esophageal manometry that measures muscle activity and acidity in the esophagus. Also a barium swallow to see what shape your esophagus is in.
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... Yep. Been there done that. It is a miserable feeling and has made my quality of life suck. I use nasal irrigations when all that white frothy crap nearly chokes me. Mix little baking soda and salt water then sniff it up my nose to try and clear goop out. ... (16 replies)
... between my shoulder blades and kept burping. I was unable to continue eating, and started burping up what I had eaten together with a substance which looked like saliva but was more frothy and slimy. ... (11 replies)
... I also either have an extremely dry mouth or within seconds I have very thick saliva. I get frothy foam in my mouth when I eat anything with sugar or my saliva turns into very thick, pure white glob of foam like beaten egg whites. I think that's the Candida. ... (12 replies)