Below you will find more information about Choking from Medigest. If you believe that you are suffering from any of the symptoms of Choking it is important that you obtain an accurate diagnosis from a medical professional to ensure that you obtain the correct medication or treatment for your condition. There are medical conditions that carry similar symptoms associated with Choking and therefore the information provided by Medigest is offered as a guideline only and should never be used in preference to seeking professional medical advice. The information relating to Choking comes from a third party source and Medigest will not be held liable for any inaccuracies relating to the information shown.


Choking is the reaction of the larynx due to the obstruction of normal breathing due to pressure from a foreign substance or another force. Choking must be treated immediately to avoid asphyxia. Death can result to asphyxiation.

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