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Dry throat

Dry throat: Introduction

Dry throat: A condition which is characterized by a sensation of dryness in ones throat. See detailed information below for a list of 30 causes of Dry throat, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Dry throat: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Dry throat

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Dry throat: Animations

Medications or substances causing Dry throat:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Dry throat as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Belladonna, Phenobarbital and Ergotamine Tartrate
  • Bellergal-S
  • Bel-Phen-Ergot S
  • Phenerbel-S
  • Belladonna and Opium
  • B&O Supprettes
  • Belladonna
  • more causes...»

Drug interactions causing Dry throat:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Dry throat as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Benztropine and Antihistamine interaction
  • Apo-Benztropine and Antihistamine interaction
  • Bensylate and Antihistamine interaction
  • Cogentin and Antihistamine interaction
  • PMS Benztropine and Antihistamine interaction
  • more interactions...»

Dry throat: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Dry throat may include these symptoms:

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Dry throat

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Dry throat: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Dry throat

Sinusitis is overdiagnosed: There is a tendency to give a diagnosis of sinusitis, when the condition is really a harmless complication of another infection, such as a common more »

Whooping cough often undiagnosed: Although most children in the Western world have been immunized against whooping cough (also called "pertussis"), more »

Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases are difficult to diagnose. Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma or more »

Dry throat: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Dry throat

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Dry throat: Related Rare Diseases

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Dry throat: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Dry throat

The list below shows some of the causes of Dry throat mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Dry throat?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Dry throat. Of the 30 causes of Dry throat that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 27 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Dry throat:

The following list of conditions have 'Dry throat' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Dry throat Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Dry throat based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Dry throat:

    Medical Conditions associated with Dry throat:

    Throat symptoms (3410 causes), Respiratory tract symptoms (5166 causes), Mouth symptoms (6864 causes), Breathing symptoms (3381 causes), Breath symptoms (3023 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes)

    Symptoms related to Dry throat:

    Dry mouth (318 causes), Sore throat (512 causes), Red throat (44 causes), Marijuana Smoking, Metal fume fever

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