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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
NO: Strep. Throat usually starts with a sore throat and headache. This is followed by fever, pus on the throat or tonsils and enlarged lymph nodes at the ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience Rheumatology
Dehydration?Meds?: Drugs that dehydrate can cause this, not drinking enough h2o can, and medications which cause dry mouth (and their are many), all encourage the growth ... Read More
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Toothache: See your Dentist. most common cause of toothache, but not the only cause, is infection (abscess). This isn't an OTC situation. You must see your De ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. PRADIP SHAH
40 years experience Infectious Disease
MINT OR GUM: Chew mint or gum.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Probably not: It can sometimes cause a dry mouth but not really a constant bad taste.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hanford Brace
52 years experience Family Medicine
Chemicals: In this day and age we are exposed to many chemicals in our food. Tooth paste change.Taste. Your stomach can cause it. Some foods can cause it. Den ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Affleck
29 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Tonsillitis: Yes, it absolutely can. Even more exciting is when you have tonsil calculus or tonsil stones. These are little white pellet-looking things that fill ... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stacey Lin
20 years experience Family Medicine
Ache: Two things come to mind: 1) you might have an infection in your gums or teeth which is causing the bad taste and aches. You need to see your dentist ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Bender
34 years experience Dentistry
Metallic taste: Many times this taste is a result of gingival bleeding. If your gums are red, swollen and /or bleeding, this would explain the taste. As was mentioned ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Greg Rubin
36 years experience Dentistry
Dry taste: Yes, this is one frequent reason for "dry" taste.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Calendine
33 years experience Dentistry
Medications,illness: Side effects for many medicines include taste in mouth. Always good to be evaluated if it persists very long!
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jerry Brown
52 years experience Prosthodontics
Oral Effects ofColds: Hello Maria; Stress associated with colds may cause a patient to develop gingivitis or a harsh form of gingivitis known as ANUG (Trench Mouth). You ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Brown
52 years experience Prosthodontics
Oral Symptoms!!: Good day; Require more information before offering possible diagnosis and treatment.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brett Kalmowitz
21 years experience Gastroenterology
Reflux / bleeding: Reflux can lead to a bitter taste in the mouth. If reflux is severe it can lead to an inflamed esophagus. Also ulcers can form in the intestines from ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guy Hanson
36 years experience Dentistry
Medications or resto: Both can cause a metallic taste in the mouth. Silver fillings tend to leach out a metallic taste when they encounter acid (juice, bacteria).
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
36 years experience Family Medicine
Blood: May give you a bad taste for a few days.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doctor: It may just be a viral process, but if fever is high could be strep. See your doctor who can check it out.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Ritota
8 years experience Dentistry
Several things: Can be a result of different types of mettalic restorations in your teeth.. Also can be the result of some medications.
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A female asked:
Dr. Howard Schneider
33 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Common side effect: Although the reason why is not known, a metallic taste in the mouth is a common, non-serious, side effect of tis drug.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Shen
30 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
GERD?: Consider gastro-esophageal reflux disease, or gerd. You should let your doctor know and seek treatment...
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jack Binder
Specializes in Dentistry
Not enough info: There could be so many reasons for this. It could be a dental infection, dental decay, various medical conditions, a side effect of prescription drug ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
29 years experience Pediatrics
Foul smell: Foul smell in nose/mouth can be caused by both sinus/tonsil infection. With sinus infection one has nasal congestion with thick yellow/green nasal di ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
That depends: For significant sore throat with swollen tonsils / lymph nodes – see physician ; get a strep throat test/ culture. If you have strep throat, antibiot ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Venkata Chilakapati
22 years experience Cardiology
Sweet taste: Constant sweet taste in your mouth, is possible if you have taste impairment. It means there’s a problem with your ability to taste. Nasal infection, ... Read More

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