Tips on how to get rid of that fish bone stuck in someone’s throat.

Fish meat is known to be one of the healthiest foods because it is packed with omega 3 fatty acids and protein that is good for your entire body health.

However, improper consuming of fish meat can lead to its bone to stick in your throat. There is much fish that contains a lot of thorns such as milk fish.

The first thing that you need to do is to prevent inserted thorn to your throat is to look at the fish with extra careful before consuming in order to make sure that the meat that you are about to eat has no thorn.

But if you accidentally consume a meat with a thorn and it has been stuck in the spine in your throat, there are some solutions that you can actually do in order to assist you in removing the stick thorn on your throat.

Here are the solutions that may actually help you in removing the thorn on your throat:


Just simple put a bulky piece of banana to your mouth and let it stay there for a minute or two in order to absorb the saliva of your mouth.

Make sure you do not chew it! Then, swallow it and drink a lot water until the thorn removes to your throat.

The stickiness of the banana may attract the fish bone and if it does, the bone will easily be taken down to the stomach.


If the thorn is not actually entirely pierced on your throat, it can be removed by a simple cough.

Coughing is another way of removing the unpleasant feeling on the throat. When the fish bones has been pierced on your throat

the first thing that you need to put in your mind is to cough because it is a usual reaction of the body.

Drinking a mixture of salt and water

When you have been pierced with a slight fish bone, and if coughing does not work,

you should take a glass of lukewarm water, add a pinch of salt to it, and then drink the mixture.

Consume the mixture with a might so that the fish bone will wash away and be removed on your throat.

Eating a marshmallow

It contains a sticky component and a spongy texture that can actually help in order to get rid of the piercing thorn on your throat.

Only chew on these marshmallows a little bit and then swallow. The lump of marshmallows will be sticky, and once swallowed, it might be enough to take the bone down to the stomach.

Just take some pieces of marshmallow as long as you can and then chew it and swallow with water. Continue drinking the water until the thorn drag down.


This is an old remedy that is used by the Filipino people for a very long time, it works well if you can swallow the rice without chewing much of it.

It can also assist in removing the fish bone stick on your throat. Just take a large serving of quite tender rice and swallow it.

Make sure you drink water after this, also it is better if you swallow the rice that is still warm, take note warm not hot.

Drinking olive oil

Another thing you can try is to soften the fish bone stuck in throat. In a glass of water, boil a handful of olives.

Drink the liquid while it is warm, so that the bone can be softened and possibly taken down the esophagus. You can also try drinking warm olive oil to provide lubrication.

Drink an olive oil because it may actually help you due to its delicate feeling, the fish bone will eventually be removed on your throat.

Wet bread or with peanut butter

One of the best solutions in order to remove the inserted thorn is swallowing wet bread because it becomes sticky.

All you have to do is to steep a piece of bread in a milk, water or even oil and directly swallow it. You can also use peanut butter.

It will eventually remove the thorn from your throat. It is an old way of removing a pierce thorn, just be careful of the size of the bread.

See a Doctor

If you notice that the thorn on your throat can’t actually be removed with any other solutions, and you have noticed some blood that is coming out of it,

seek a help from a doctor in order to have an immediate medication, as well as to avoid worsening of the condition of your throat.

Just always keep in your mind all of these amazing solutions. It may actually help you in situations as this.

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