Hoarse Voice, Loss Of Voice And Post Nasal Drip

Last Editorial Review: 10/15/2020

These symptoms all occur with upper respiratory infections and allergic reactions that involve the upper respiratory tract such as hay fever. Irritation of the throat can cause hoarseness or loss of voice, and postnasal drip can cause or make these symptoms worse. If you have troubling symptoms that do not improve or worsen, talk 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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