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Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 06-24-2010, 10:13 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 13,342
Posted By chook439
Re: can dry mouth cause post nasal drip?

Thanks for all your replies! It's good to know that I'm not the only one experiencing this, although I'm sorry you're all going through it as well :( Sounds as though dry mouth and the pnd may be...
Board: Sjögren's Syndrome 06-18-2010, 08:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 13,342
Posted By chook439
can dry mouth cause post nasal drip?

My doctors are unsure of what I am suffering from at the moment (it may or may not be Sjorgen's). But I have been experiencing dry mouth. Despite this, I always seem to have thick mucus at the back...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 04-20-2010, 05:59 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 24,830
Posted By chook439
Post nasal drip?

Could someone please help me clarify whether post nasal drip is actually a typical symptom of lpr/general reflux?
I experience really bad post nasal drip. I can feel the sinus drainage going down...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 04-08-2010, 01:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,606
Posted By chook439
Reflux and tonsil problems

Has anyone else with LPR, had some problems with their tonsils? I'm trying to work out whether my tonsil issues, are a symptom of LPR or a seperate problem. Ever since I developed reflux, my tonsils...
Board: Ear, Nose & Throat 04-03-2010, 02:51 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 4,129
Posted By chook439
chronic cryptic tonsillitis?

Please help! Do you think these symptoms could be related to chronic tonsillitis?
- my tonsils are not excessively large, but have definitely become larger then they used to be.
- Constant mucous...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 02-24-2010, 10:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 17,509
Posted By chook439
Re: LPR: What works for you?

Hi,
When I first started nexium, I got a really bad cold as well! And it made it so hard to see if the nexium was working, because I didn't know what symptoms were caused by the cold, and what was...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 02-23-2010, 08:31 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 17,509
Posted By chook439
Re: LPR: What works for you?

Yeah I'm totally with you on the food thing! I've tried cutting all sorts of different things out of my diet, and it's really had no effect. The reflux for me, is really unpredictable. I really don't...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 02-19-2010, 06:43 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 17,509
Posted By chook439
Re: LPR: What works for you?

Thanks Bentleys, I'll definitely keep you posted as to how I'm doing :) I plan on starting nexium again asap so hopefully that will help! I'm also going to the doctor to get a blood test to check my...
Board: Sinus Problems 02-19-2010, 06:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 51,557
Posted By chook439
Re: Acid Reflux & Sinus symptoms - What's cause and what's effect?

abbydabbydew- Thanks for clarifying, but I do realise that the only way to stop the post nasal drip is by treating the reflux, as this is what causes it. I don't think I phrased my question very...
Board: Sinus Problems 02-17-2010, 10:25 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 51,557
Posted By chook439
Re: Acid Reflux & Sinus symptoms - What's cause and what's effect?

I tried nexium for a while, and though it helped with the reflux a little, the constant mucus in my throat and post nasal drip is as bad as ever. Abbydabbydew, you said your post nasal drip is better...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 02-17-2010, 03:33 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 17,509
Posted By chook439
Re: LPR: What works for you?

Hi Bentleys,
I wish I could tell you that I have it under control, but unfortunately I don't. Not yet anyway! I was on nexium for a while, but had to stop as I needed to go into hospital for a...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 09-18-2009, 01:06 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 2,332
Posted By chook439
Re: Question about the mucus

Hi!
Well I have only just started on treatment for LPR, and I'm still not entirely sure if that's what I have, but I definitely seem to have a lot of the symptoms! I have been experiencing excessive...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 09-03-2009, 06:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 20,650
Posted By chook439
Re: Gross smell coming from nose?

Thanks for all the replys.
I've been to the doctor and had a CT scan of my sinuses, and an endoscopy, and so far there is no sign of polyps or an infection. So i'm hoping that the reflux meds will...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 09-03-2009, 03:35 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 24,606
Posted By chook439
Re: Birth control pill and reflux.

Yeah, it definitely is an awful side effect! I spoke with my doctor, and have now started on medication for acid reflux. So i'll see if that works i guess. I'm hoping that eventually my body will...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 09-01-2009, 12:22 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 24,606
Posted By chook439
Re: Birth control pill and reflux.

Thanks so much for your reply.
I had read on the internet that the pill could trigger reflux, and it's great to have that confirmed. Although i'm guessing it doesn't happen often, due to the lack...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 09-01-2009, 12:09 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 17,350
Posted By chook439
Re: How long will it takes to cure LPR?

LPR = Laryngopharyngeal Reflux

Takes a while to write, and is rather difficult to spell, hence the abbrevitaion!
It's also called silent reflux, as mentioned below.
Type it into google for...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 08-27-2009, 04:05 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 20,650
Posted By chook439
Gross smell coming from nose?

I have just been diagnosed with LPR. One of my symptoms is that as well as bad breath from my mouth, i always have an awful smell coming from my nose. It kind of smells like chemicals or rotten eggs...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 08-27-2009, 03:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 17,509
Posted By chook439
Re: LPR: What works for you?

Thanks hoopoe, I'll definitely be looking into getting one of those pillows, and hopeully get a more comfortable nights sleep for a change :)

legaleagle01 - Thanks for your answer! I'm looking...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 08-27-2009, 03:12 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 17,350
Posted By chook439
Re: How long will it takes to cure LPR?

haha yes i completley agree! I'm too impatient to put up with this for much longer! It took me ages to finally figure out what i had, and now i'm going to have to wait another few months to hopefully...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 08-25-2009, 11:42 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 17,350
Posted By chook439
Re: How long will it takes to cure LPR?

haha yes...i tend to be quite optimistic. sorry about the confusion.
I have been to the doctor, and just started on meds, so hopefully i will be better soon.
I do have reasons for being...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 08-25-2009, 11:34 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 17,509
Posted By chook439
LPR: What works for you?

Thanks for your answer :)
My breathing problems occur mostly at night. Like you, i can't breathe through my nose, and have to breathe through my mouth, but this only seems to occur when i'm lying...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 08-25-2009, 12:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 24,606
Posted By chook439
Question Birth control pill and reflux.

just over a year ago i started taking the birth control pill to help my skin. At this time, i started to get symptoms of LPR (constant mucus etc). I'm yet to have this diagnosed. I have been off the...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 08-25-2009, 12:15 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 17,350
Posted By chook439
Re: How long will it takes to cure LPR?

No, no one get disheartened please!
Sure, it can't be 'cured' but neither can a lot of things. That doesn't mean you can live normally. It may take a while to find medications that work for you, but...
Board: Sinus Problems 08-25-2009, 12:08 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 51,557
Posted By chook439
Re: Acid Reflux & Sinus symptoms - What's cause and what's effect?

Hey Joel,
I know how you feel to an extent...i'm only 17 and have been suffering from intense post nasal drip and throat mucus for about a year. I've also had a few sinus infections in the past...
Board: Acid Reflux / GERD 08-24-2009, 11:49 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 17,509
Posted By chook439
Question LPR: What works for you?

Hi,
I think i have LPR (i'm yet to speak to a doctor about this, but i'm pretty certain!). I'm going to the doctor very soon, to see if there are any medications i can take to relieve the symptoms....
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