Anticholinergic medication use is associated with globus pharyngeus.


BACKGROUND Globus pharyngeus has been linked to salivary hypofunction. We hypothesise that a considerable portion of the globus experienced by patients is due to a drying effect secondary to anticholinergic medication use; this study aimed to determine their association. METHODS A cross-sectional study was conducted of 270 patients who presented to a… (More)