Food stuck in throat?!?

So, last night, I was at the movie theater eating licorice. After I swallowed one of the bites, it felt like it was stuck in my throat. I'm not sure if I scratched my throat and it just feels like there's something stuck there or if it is actually stuck there. It cleared my windpipe so I can breathe. It... show more So, last night, I was at the movie theater eating licorice. After I swallowed one of the bites, it felt like it was stuck in my throat. I'm not sure if I scratched my throat and it just feels like there's something stuck there or if it is actually stuck there. It cleared my windpipe so I can breathe. It feels really low, like right above where your collarbone starts where that indent in your lower neck is. I can drink things but I'm afraid that I'm going to eat something and it's going to get lodged on top of the blockage (if there is one). It was licorice, though, so wouldn't it have dissolved if it got stuck? I'm just kinda freaking out and afraid to eat. Someone help!
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