Difficulty Swallowing, Drooling, Excessive Mouth Watering And Fatigue

Reviewed on 2/28/2022

Difficulty swallowing can be present with various kinds of sore throat including viral infections. Drooling and excessive mouth watering may accompany difficulty swallowing due to any cause. If the difficulty swallowing comes on suddenly, this can be a sign of a stroke. Talk with your doctor about any worrisome symptoms, and seek immediate medical care if you experience difficulty swallowing that comes on suddenly.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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