• Jacqueline Higgins Jacqueline Higgins
    June 11, 2008
    I have persistent catarrh in throat. It starts with a sore throat
    Jacqueline Higgins Jacqueline Higgins
    June 11, 2008

    then a few days later I realise it's catarrh that's causing it.  I cannot get rid of the catarrh.  I have tried various medicines i.e Sudafet, Benilyn.  My GP has just prescribed me Omeprazole Capsules as he thinks I have acid in the stomach.  When I read the leaflet from the capsules, there is no mention of them treating catarrh.  Should I take the capsules?

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  • daved June 19, 2010
    daved
    June 11, 2008

    Acid reflux can cause sore throats and catarrh so take the meds it will eliminate a possible cause.

    to help with the sore the sore throat try 1tbs of honey,lemon juice and cider vinegar

    Dave

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  • angela August 28, 2011
    angela
    June 11, 2008

    I take omepraole for my stomach and have catarrh in my throat. The omeparzole trreats my stomach but does nothing for my throat.

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