All fish lovers might have experienced this at least once in their lives till now. It is a very common situation with people who love gorging on fish. How many times has it happened that you are enjoying a scrumptious fish meal and all of a sudden you feel a harsh and stinging prick in your throat? And after a while, it starts paining and poking further. We totally get you! Some are small ones that get easily washed down with a gulp of water or food, and some are big that just don’t go away. Irritating, isn’t it?
This WellnessKeen article comes to your rescue, and tells you various symptoms and home remedies that will fish out the bone from your throat. Have a look!
The bones vary in size and thickness. Choking on fishbone usually happens when the wall muscles of the throat contract as a result of which the bone gets stuck and pierces the walls at that time. It may usually happen when you are eating too fast, chewing less, or talking while eating. You may experience a pain every time you swallow anything. In severe cases, it may even make a cut inside and lead to bleeding. Other than pain, there are few more symptoms too. Check them out below.
- High-pitched breathing
- Blood-tinged saliva
- Severe drooling
- Pain while swallowing
- Difficulty in chewing
- Problem in speaking