The term PND or Post-nasal drip is often referred to as the upper airway cough syndrome or UACS. Here there is excessive mucus production in the nasal mucosa. As a result of this, the mucus tends to get collected at the back of your throat making it difficult to swallow, breath and it is accompanied with a lot of sneezing and coughing in some cases to.
HOW IS POSTNASAL DRIP DIAGNOSED?
If your condition is severe, it is advisable to consult with an ENT specialist to have the condition accurately diagnosed. The doctor will hear you out on the symptoms and other details required for making the assessment and also conduct a physical examination to make a diagnosis.
HOW IS POSTNASAL DRIP TREATED?
Medication usually helps in treating Post Nasal Drip. However, home remedies like inhaling steam also helps in treating Post Nasal Drip.