yes,this must feel awful,do you have something with peppermint in the house?
or horseradish? both would give you a feeling of expanding throat hopefully.
Its early in the morning,people being able to help you still being asleep
post this question on the Ask Curezone Community Forum also.
In a minute,i will post the e-mail link to Barefoot of the Ask Barefoot Forum
He's always up early,he might know an answer