Difficulty Swallowing, Drowsiness, Dry Mouth And Ear Ache

Reviewed on 7/13/2021

An earache can be present with upper respiratory infections including viral infections and middle ear infections. A sore throat can produce difficulty swallowing. Because these symptoms are related to different types of medical conditions, it is important to keep a record of your symptoms and when they occur. Discuss any worrisome symptoms with your healthcare provider.

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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