Acid reflux can cause coughing – it’s caused by the irritation to the lining of your esophagus (the tube which connects your throat and stomach). You might also experience hiccups, a sour taste in your mouth, bad breath, and a hoarse voice.

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Authored Jan 06, 2022 by Joseph Issac, MPharm
Reviewed Jan 06, 2022 by Prabjeet Saundh, MPharm