Heartburn And Post Nasal Drip

Last Editorial Review: 12/1/2020

Both heartburn and postnasal drip can occur with different medical conditions; these may be separate and unrelated conditions. Sinusitis (sinus infection) is a common cause of postnasal drip, along with hay fever and rhinitis. Heartburn can be related to reflux disease or other gastrointestinal problems. If you are concerned about these or other symptoms, speak with your doctor.

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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