Pain Or Discomfort, Stiff Neck And Throat Tightness

Last Editorial Review: 6/15/2020

Have you started a new medication recently? It's possible that your symptoms could be due to a drug allergy. Don't stop taking any medication without talking to your doctor first. These symptoms occur with a wide variety of other medical conditions as well. If you think your symptoms could be linked to a medication or if these symptoms don't resolve after a few days, give your doctor a call. If your throat tightness gets worse or you are having any difficulty breathing, seek medical care immediately.

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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